2013 Special Elections http://wkms.org en Stumbo on House District 7 Special Election Fallout http://wkms.org/post/stumbo-house-district-7-special-election-fallout <p></p><p>Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo doesn't think this week's Republican victory in a special election is a sign of waning Democratic power in the chamber.</p><p>Republican Suzanne Miles bested Democratic challenger Kim Humphrey by about a hundred votes in a special election to fill a vacancy in West Kentucky’s 7th District. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 23:05:32 +0000 Jonathan Meador 37274 at http://wkms.org Stumbo on House District 7 Special Election Fallout Candidates Prepare For Next Week's 7th District Special Election http://wkms.org/post/candidates-prepare-next-weeks-7th-district-special-election <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The two candidates looking to fill former state representative John Arnold’s </span>7th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> district legislative seat have a week before voters decide who heads to Frankfort.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:00:31 +0000 Rob Canning 37012 at http://wkms.org Candidates Prepare For Next Week's 7th District Special Election Voters Confused About Who Can Cast Ballots in District 7 Special Election http://wkms.org/post/voters-confused-about-who-can-cast-ballots-district-7-special-election <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some Kentucky voters don't know if they can vote in the upcoming special election to replace </span>7th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> district State Rep. John Arnold because of new district boundaries.</span></p><p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 20:45:59 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 36892 at http://wkms.org Voters Confused About Who Can Cast Ballots in District 7 Special Election Failed Graves Referendum May Result in Cuts, Fuels School Funding Debate http://wkms.org/post/failed-graves-referendum-may-result-cuts-fuels-school-funding-debate <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Graves County Schools Superintendent Kim Harrison says budget cuts are likely to allocate funding for much-needed facility repairs at school sites. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Harrison's statement comes a day after a <a href="http://wkms.org/post/graves-county-special-election-turnout-higher-expected">proposed 18 percent property tax increase failed in a county-wide special election</a>. Harrison says the money was needed to qualify for a state matching grant.</span></p><p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 18:17:38 +0000 Austin Ramsey 36527 at http://wkms.org Failed Graves Referendum May Result in Cuts, Fuels School Funding Debate Candidates Prepare For Special Election http://wkms.org/post/candidates-prepare-special-election <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Republican Suzanne Miles and Democrat Kim Humphrey will square off for the House seat vacated by former Representative John Arnold, who resigned after being accused of sexual harassment.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gov. Steve </span>Beshear<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> scheduled the election for Dec 10.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:52:07 +0000 The Associated Press 35954 at http://wkms.org Candidates Prepare For Special Election