voters http://wkms.org en Party Label Important in Voter's Decision http://wkms.org/post/party-label-important-voters-decision <p>A Murray State University visiting professor says party label is the most important part of a voter’s decision in an election. Dr. Drew Seib researches how voters make their decisions. Seib says voters are more likely to vote and research candidates in a partisan election than in a non-partisan election. Seib says after party I. D., the economy is the strongest factor in a voter’s decision. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 17:55:41 +0000 Angela Hatton & Chad Lampe 23254 at http://wkms.org Party Label Important in Voter's Decision MSU Political Researcher Talks About How Voters Decide http://wkms.org/post/msu-political-researcher-talks-about-how-voters-decide <p>Television and radio airwaves are thick with election season news and political rhetoric. By this time in the election cycle most registered voters have made up their minds about who they’ll vote for, or whether or not they will vote at all. Many campaign managers likely wish there was a failsafe way to get inside a voter’s mind, and figure out what makes them choose one candidate over another. Enter political researchers like <a href="http://www.drewseib.com/">Dr. Drew Seib</a>. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 17:50:31 +0000 Angela Hatton 23253 at http://wkms.org MSU Political Researcher Talks About How Voters Decide Republicans Have Strong Showing at Fancy Farm http://wkms.org/post/republicans-have-strong-showing-fancy-farm <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">The republican party has a strong showing at this year&#39;s Fancy Farm Picnic. Less than 20 minutes are left to the start of the political speaking. Agriculture Commissioner James Comer will emcee, and U. S. Sen. Mitch McConnell will lead off the slate of politicians and candidates.<br />&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Republicans are hoping to cinch a big victory in western Kentucky, with five open races in the general election. Sat, 04 Aug 2012 18:44:07 +0000 Angela Hatton 20233 at http://wkms.org Republicans Have Strong Showing at Fancy Farm Local Races Major Draw for 2012 Fancy Farm http://wkms.org/post/local-races-major-draw-2012-fancy-farm <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">While the humidity is running high, a smaller slate of candidates hasn&#39;t dampened the crowd at the 2012 Fancy Farm Picnic. The event draws thousands each year, and its stump speaking is the traditional kickoff of the general election campaign season in Kentucky. Speakers start at 2 p.m. Central time. Sat, 04 Aug 2012 17:37:22 +0000 Angela Hatton 20230 at http://wkms.org Local Races Major Draw for 2012 Fancy Farm