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KY Republicans & Democrats Call for Investigations Against Grimes & McConnell

On Friday, Kentucky's Republican and Democratic Parties called for investigations into perceived violations made by U.S. Senate candidates Alison Grimes and Mitch McConnell.

Mitch McConnell and Alison Grimes Sound Off in “Measure the Candidates”

U.S. Senate Candidates Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes are in Louisville today, sharing their views and ideas for rural and agricultural concerns.

Libertarian Candidate Enters U.S. Senate Race

David Patterson, a Harrodsburg police officer, files to run for U.S. Senate against incumbent Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes.

Grimes Campaigns For Second Time With President Clinton

Running for U.S. Senate, Alison Lundergan Grimes campaigned in Lexington and Hazard with President Clinton, a lifelong friend.

McConnell Thanks Bevin, Then Blasts Grimes

After his win over primary opponent Matt Bevin, Senator Mitch McConnell began his victory speech by thanking Bevin, commenting that Bevin has made him a better candidate.

Grimes’ Supporters “Roar” Over Victory

Alison Lundergan Grimes' supporters were out in full force Tuesday night, making their opinion loud and clear: it's time to bring Mitch McConnell home.

McConnell & Grimes to Go Head-to-Head in November

It was an outcome that many people had predicted for months, but now it's official: Mitch McConnell and Alison Grimes will battle it out for a seat in the U.S. Senate in November.

Voters Set Stage for Senate Control Fight in November

A ten-month primary campaign that cost $12 million is coming to a close today in Kentucky, where Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell is poised to beat a tea party-styled challenger, Matt Bevin.

Kentucky U.S. Senate Primary Preview

Previewing the Senate race involving McConnell, Bevin, and Grimes.

Senate Sets Up Gas Tax Showdown

Kentucky's Republican state Senate leaders rejected a gas tax increase of 1.5 cents per gallon on Tuesday.

Ky. Senate Passes Cybersecurity Bill

The Kentucky Senate has passed a cybersecurity bill aimed at boosting protections for information stored in government computers.

Senate Committee Kills Tanning Bed Ban

A Kentucky state Senate committee has killed a bill that would have banned teenagers from using tanning beds.

Senate OKs Keeping E-Cigarettes Away From Minors

The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill that would ban the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors.

Senate Passes Concealed Guns in Bars Bill

Guns in bars? Is that a good combination? The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill that would allow it, with conditions. It hasn’t passed the House.

UPDATE: Bill Allowing Concealed Guns in Bars Passes Ky Senate

The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill that would allow concealed deadly weapons to be carried into bars and alcohol-serving establishments, so long as the carrier does not drink.

Matt Bevin Campaign Signs Put In Capitol Lawn

Somebody put Bevin for Senate signs on the capitol lawn. He is challenging Senator Mitch McConnell in a Republican primary for U.S. Senate.

House Committee Approves Bill to Expand Booster-Seat Law

A Kentucky House Committee approved a bill Tuesday that would expand Kentucky’s booster seat-law.

Minumum Wage Bill Heads to State Senate

House Speaker Greg Stumbo's Kentucky minimum wage bill successfully made its way through the House of Representatives on Thursday and will now advance to the State Senate.

Ky. Senate Passes Abortion Bill

The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds before abortions and to describe what is seen to the pregnant women.

Showdown Set on Unemployment Bill in Senate

Senate Democrats are scratching for votes to pass a White House-backed bill that would renew unemployment benefits that lapsed last month for the long-term jobless.

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