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ABC 36’s political analyst explains lessons learned from primary

ABC 36's political analyst, Stephen Voss, Ph. D, breaks down what we learned and what he thinks about how Kentucky will move forward towards the General Election in November.

Kentucky receives $15 million in federal money for public health and safety

Kentucky received more than $15-million to respond to the public health and safety effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Roberts declines to read Paul question on whistleblower

Chief Justice Roberts has declined to read an impeachment trial question by Senator Rand Paul about the intelligence community whistleblower.

Senate impeachment trial at a stand-still over disagreements

Republican and Democratic leaders are at odds over the format of the Senate impeachment trial and whether witnesses should be called.

Senator Mitch McConnell files for re-election

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has officially filed as a candidate for re-election.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell visiting Kentucky

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will be in Ghent Kentucky on Monday.

McConnell releases campaign ad about impeachment inquiry

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has released a social media campaign ad in which he vows to stop any Democratic push for impeachment in the Republican-led Senate.

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders holds campaign rally in Louisville

2020 Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders held a campaign rally Sunday in Louisville.

Twitter reposts McConnell threat video after appeal

Twitter temporarily locked Mitch McConnell's campaign account Wednesday after his account shared a video of protesters threatening him outside his home.

GOP freezes Twitter spending after McConnell account locked

The Republican Party, the Trump campaign and other GOP organizations say they are freezing their spending on Twitter to protest the platform's treatment of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

LCA releases statement after photo released of students ‘choking’ Ocasio-Cortez

The Lexington Christian Academy says its students were in the photo and were attending the Fancy Farm Picnic over the weekend when the picture was taken.

Top Senate Republican would raise minimum smoking age to 21

The measure by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would cover not only tobacco products, but also e-cigarettes and vapor products.

McConnell proposes raising minimum age for buying tobacco

The Senate leader said Thursday his bill will cover all tobacco products, including vaping devices.

McConnell: Trump to sign bill, declare emergency

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump has indicated he's prepared to sign the government funding bill and issue a national emergency on the border.

McConnell says Trump got a ‘pretty good deal’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump got a "pretty good deal" in border security negotiations, even though funding falls short for the long-promised wall with Mexico.

Covington Catholic students return to school

Many Covington Catholic students returned to school today after making national headlines for an encounter with a Native American Vietnam veteran that many still aren't sure how to interpret.

Hemp supporters cheer crop’s inclusion in farm bill deal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the crop is "ready to take off" and has the potential to become a significant cash crop.

Kentucky leaders in D.C. reflect on Bush’s life

Kentucky's leaders in Washington, D.C. are among those across the world reflecting this weekend on President George H.W. Bush's life. 

McConnell: Congress close to passing farm bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has told a Kentucky farm group that federal lawmakers are close to passing a new farm bill that will include full legalization of hemp - a crop gaining a foothold in Kentucky.

Senate leader: Trump likely to nominate new AG ‘pretty quickly’

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he expects President Donald Trump to nominate a new attorney general "pretty quickly" after...

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