primary http://wkms.org en Tennessee Dems Want No Part of Ending US Senate Primaries http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-dems-want-no-part-ending-us-senate-primaries <p></p><p>The Tennessee General Assembly has delayed consideration of ending primary elections for the U.S. Senate. Several lawmakers say voters need time to weigh-in on possibly losing their power to pick party nominees.</p><p>A few top-ranking Republicans have gotten on board with Frank Niceley’s proposal for the state legislature to again pick Senate candidates. Niceley said Tennessee should lead what he calls a band of “small red states” to help send more conservative lawmakers to Washington and “save America.” Tue, 02 Apr 2013 11:49:52 +0000 Blake Farmer (Nashville Public Radio) 30038 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Dems Want No Part of Ending US Senate Primaries Democrats Seek Details on Tennessee Voting Problems http://wkms.org/post/democrats-seek-details-tennessee-voting-problems <p></p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 14:08:39 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 20791 at http://wkms.org Democrats Seek Details on Tennessee Voting Problems Tennessee Primary Winners http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-primary-winners <p>Six congressional incumbents defeated their challengers in Tennessee&#39;s primary election. Republican Representatives Chuck Fleischmann and Diane Black won their races, following some of the state&#39;s toughest campaigns. The other winners were Republican Representatives Jimmy Duncan in the 2nd District, Stephen Fincher and Timothy Dixon in the 8th District and Scott DesJarla is in the 4th District. Democratic Representative Steve Cohen prevailed in the 9th District. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 14:02:09 +0000 The Associated Press & Rose Krzton-Presson 20160 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Primary Winners Board of Elections Certifies Primary Count http://wkms.org/post/board-elections-certifies-primary-count <p>The Kentucky State Board of Elections certified the results yesterday from the recent May 22<sup>nd</sup> primaries across the Commonwealth. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:29:27 +0000 Drew Adams 18289 at http://wkms.org Board of Elections Certifies Primary Count Kentuckians Choose Uncommitted over Obama http://wkms.org/post/kentuckians-choose-uncommitted-over-obama <p>Kentucky has become the latest in a growing number of states where Democratic voters have chosen not to vote for President Obama in primary elections. Wed, 23 May 2012 21:12:50 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 18097 at http://wkms.org Kentuckians Choose Uncommitted over Obama Election Fraud Hotline Calls are Higher than Last Year http://wkms.org/post/election-fraud-hotline-calls-are-higher-last-year <p>Calls to the state attorney general&rsquo;s election fraud hotline are running higher than a year ago.&nbsp; By mid-afternoon, 16 complaints had been received.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 22 May 2012 21:16:10 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 18081 at http://wkms.org Election Fraud Hotline Calls are Higher than Last Year the morning cram [party's over edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-partys-over-edition <p>No more four day sangria binges. Talk about cruel and unusual punishment.</p><p><strong>NPR reports</strong> Spain&#39;s government will move any holidays that fall on Tuesday or Thursday to Monday, essentially eliminating <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/05/22/153206563/spains-beloved-four-day-weekends-are-at-risk">the four day weekend</a>.</p> Tue, 22 May 2012 14:41:46 +0000 Gary Pitts 18071 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [party's over edition] It's Primary Day http://wkms.org/post/its-primary-day <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">Kentuckians will have their say in several political races today, including late input in the Republican presidential primary.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 22 May 2012 12:27:39 +0000 Associated Press 18064 at http://wkms.org It's Primary Day Republican Liberty Caucus Endorses Kelly http://wkms.org/post/republican-liberty-caucus-endorses-kelly <p>The Texas group Republican Liberty Caucus is endorsing Patrick Kelly in the Sixth Congressional District Republican primary. Kelly is running against 2010 candidate Andy Barr for the seat.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 May 2012 19:27:54 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 18055 at http://wkms.org Republican Liberty Caucus Endorses Kelly the morning cram [that's what I love about high school...edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-thats-what-i-love-about-high-schooledition <p>Things really are getting worse in Washington.</p><p><strong>NPR reports</strong> Congress members <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2012/05/21/153024432/sophomoric-members-of-congress-talk-like-10th-graders-analysis-shows">talk like 10th graders</a>, which is back a grade level from 2005.</p> Mon, 21 May 2012 14:53:14 +0000 Gary Pitts 18052 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [that's what I love about high school...edition]