senate president http://wkms.org en Leeper Not Suprised He was Passed Over for Senate President Nomination http://wkms.org/post/leeper-not-suprised-he-was-passed-over-senate-president-nomination <p></p><p>Independent state Senator Bob Leeper of Paducah says he knew his failed bid for the senate presidency was a long shot, but he wanted to give senate members a choice.&nbsp; He says his lack of party affiliation likely factored into his failed nomination. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 22:11:57 +0000 Shelly Baskin 25041 at http://wkms.org Leeper Not Suprised He was Passed Over for Senate President Nomination Paducah Independent Running for Senate President http://wkms.org/post/paducah-independent-running-senate-president <p></p><p>An independent from Paducah says he's running for the top position in the Republican-controlled state Senate. The Herald Leader reports state Senator Bob Leeper made the announcement Thursday. Fri, 09 Nov 2012 13:24:38 +0000 WKMS 24312 at http://wkms.org Paducah Independent Running for Senate President Stivers has Support for Senate Presidency http://wkms.org/post/stivers-has-support-senate-presidency <p>Kentucky Senate Majority Leader Robert Stivers is getting plenty of vocal support to succeed David Williams as Senate president. This comes days after Williams said he was resigning to take a circuit judge position.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 13:56:35 +0000 The Associated Press 23822 at http://wkms.org Stivers has Support for Senate Presidency If Beshear Appoints Williams to Judgeship, Stivers Will Likely Lead Senate http://wkms.org/post/if-beshear-appoints-williams-judgeship-stivers-will-likely-lead-senate <p><font>Kentucky Senate Republicans have established a succession plan in the case their current leader, David Williams, is appointed into an open judgeship in his district.<br><br> Williams is considered a leading candidate for the open circuit court judgeship that covers his home county. Wed, 03 Oct 2012 16:58:39 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 22804 at http://wkms.org If Beshear Appoints Williams to Judgeship, Stivers Will Likely Lead Senate