Wed October 28, 2009
UK Basketball Icon Mulls Run for Governor in 2011
Frankfort, KY – University of Kentucky basketball icon Richie Farmer is considering running for Kentucky governor on the Republican ticket. Farmer says he's been in discussions about a possible run and may do some political polling in the near future. Democratic Governor Steve Beshear is the only major candidate who has entered the race so far. He has chosen Louisville Mayor Jerry Abramson as his running mate.