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Ex-state official admits ethics violations, agrees to fine

A Lexington man who served in the Personnel Cabinet during former Gov. Steve Beshear's administration has admitted to ethics violations that allege he raised political contributions at work on state time.

UPDATE: Beshear to prosecute former deputy in Ky. court

Newly released court documents show that former Personnel Cabinet Secretary Tim Longmeyer, who pleaded guilty to a federal bribery charge, arranged for illegal campaign donations to Andy Beshear, who was elected attorney general, and Jack Conway, who lost his bid to become governor.

Salvation Army: Donations down in 2015 Kettle Campaign

The Salvation Army in Lexington announced Wednesday that its 2015 kettle campaign is currently $20,000 behind prior-year contributions, and is making an appeal for additional donations to its iconic red kettles

House blocks attempt to double campaign contribution limits

The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives has refused to agree to a bill that would double the amount of money people can donate to political candidates.

Kentucky Senate votes to double campaign contribution limits

The state Senate voted 28-8 Monday to double the campaign contribution limits for candidates in an election cycle. The bill does not impact the May 19 primary for governor, but it would be in effect for the November general election if the House of Representatives approves it. House Speaker Greg Stumbo said he supports the bill.

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