2013 Special Elections

Politics
5:05 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Stumbo on House District 7 Special Election Fallout

Suzanne Miles
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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.

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.

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Politics
11:00 am
Mon December 2, 2013

Candidates Prepare For Next Week's 7th District Special Election

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The two candidates looking to fill former state representative John Arnold’s 7th district legislative seat have a week before voters decide who heads to Frankfort.  

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Politics
2:45 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Voters Confused About Who Can Cast Ballots in District 7 Special Election

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Some Kentucky voters don't know if they can vote in the upcoming special election to replace 7th district State Rep. John Arnold because of new district boundaries.

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Education
12:17 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

Failed Graves Referendum May Result in Cuts, Fuels School Funding Debate

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Graves County Schools Superintendent Kim Harrison says budget cuts are likely to allocate funding for much-needed facility repairs at school sites.

Harrison's statement comes a day after a proposed 18 percent property tax increase failed in a county-wide special election. Harrison says the money was needed to qualify for a state matching grant.

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Politics
6:52 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Candidates Prepare For Special Election

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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. Gov. Steve Beshear scheduled the election for Dec 10.

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