Ron Paul http://wkms.org en Observers: Paul's RNC Speech Forceful http://wkms.org/post/observers-pauls-rnc-speech-forceful <p>U.S. Senator Rand Paul may not have received a prime time speech slot at&nbsp; this week's Republican National Convention, but he still managed to get attention.<br><br> Observers like University Louisville political science professor Dewey Clayton say the younger Paul is seen as a potential bridge between the current GOP establishment and they loyal followers of his father, Congressman Ron Paul. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 20:20:48 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 21527 at http://wkms.org Observers: Paul's RNC Speech Forceful Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul to Speak at Republican National Convention http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-sen-rand-paul-speak-republican-national-convention <p><font size="2">U.S. Senator Rand Paul will continue to build his national profile with a speech at the Republican National Convention later this month.<br /><br /> A speaking slot at a convention is usually a springboard for wider national appeal. Senator Paul is a rumored running mate for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and a potential presidential candidate in 2016.</font><br /> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 17:31:47 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 20370 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul to Speak at Republican National Convention Kentucky Federal Delegates Face-Off in America's Pastime http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-federal-delegates-face-americas-pastime <p>Two members of Kentucky&#39;s federal delegation will face off in Thursday&#39;s US congressional baseball game, an annual event that pits Republicans against Democrats.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 13:31:03 +0000 Associated Press 18553 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Federal Delegates Face-Off in America's Pastime 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] Ron Paul Spares Son Awkward Primary http://wkms.org/post/ron-paul-spares-son-awkward-primary <p>Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul has prevented a potentially awkward situation for his son, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, by effectively ending his campaign before Kentucky&#39;s primary.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 May 2012 13:50:33 +0000 Associated Press 18050 at http://wkms.org Ron Paul Spares Son Awkward Primary Tennessee Primary Voters Head to the Polls http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-primary-voters-head-polls <p>Tennesseans head to the polls today to vote for their choice in the Republican presidential&nbsp;primary.&nbsp;&nbsp; While early voting numbers were sharply down from the last presidential primary in 2008, the major GOP candidates&nbsp; ramped up their attention to Tennessee in the last week with campaign stops and a barrage of television ads.&nbsp;&nbsp; Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has drawn the endorsement of several top Republicans in the state, including Gov. Bill Haslam and U.S. Sen. Tue, 06 Mar 2012 13:37:50 +0000 Associated Press 17169 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Primary Voters Head to the Polls