2012 Democratic National Convention http://wkms.org en Yarmuth Says Kentucky Delegates Wanted to Show Unified Support for President Obama http://wkms.org/post/yarmuth-says-kentucky-delegates-wanted-show-unified-support-president-obama <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>As the Democratic National Convention wraps up, Kentucky Democrats are trying to present a more unified front for President Barack Obama.</p><p>In this year’s primary, 42 percent of Democrats who cast ballots voted uncommitted rather than for the president. That created a problem for delegates to the party’s national convention, since uncommitted isn’t a candidate. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 20:57:16 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 21801 at http://wkms.org Yarmuth Says Kentucky Delegates Wanted to Show Unified Support for President Obama the morning cram [not corny enough edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-not-corny-enough-edition <p><strong>Today on NPR:</strong></p><ul><li>Fact checkers <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2012/09/05/160591872/democrats-unleashed-some-dubious-or-misleading-claims-fact-checkers-say">dubious </a>on some claims made at the DNC.</li></ul><p></p><p><strong>In Kentucky:</strong></p><ul><li>Commonwealth Education Commissioner Terry Holliday braces teachers for <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/ky-ed-commissioner-warns-low-test-scores">lower-than-expected</a> test scores.</li></ul><p></p><p><strong>In Illinois:</strong></p> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 12:49:06 +0000 Todd Hatton 21719 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [not corny enough edition] the morning cram [West Wing callback edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-west-wing-callback-edition <p><strong>Today on NPR:</strong></p><p>San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro will be the DNC's first Latino keynoter.</p><p></p><p><strong>In Kentucky:</strong></p><ul><li>Kentucky's state auditor is among the first-time delegates headed to the <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/ky-state-auditor-heads-weeks-dnc">Democrats' National Convention</a> in Charlotte, North Carolina.</li><li>This year's Kentucky Women Writers Conference features <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/ky-women-writers-conference-features-food">foodie</a> authors.</li></ul> Tue, 04 Sep 2012 14:40:41 +0000 Todd Hatton 21673 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [West Wing callback edition] the morning cram [homestretch edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-homestretch-edition <p><strong>Today on NPR:</strong></p><p>The end of the Labor Day holiday marks the beginning of the 2012 Presidential race's <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/09/03/160484771/labor-day-mark-homestretch-in-presidential-race">last lap.</a></p><p></p><p><strong>In Kentucky:</strong></p> Mon, 03 Sep 2012 13:18:41 +0000 Todd Hatton 21639 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [homestretch edition]