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Politics
2:52 pm
Thu April 23, 2015

James Comer Leads Republicans in Fundraising For Governor’s Race

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Three Republicans and one Democrat have raised more than $1 million in this year’s race for governor in advance of the May 19 primary election.

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Politics
4:04 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

Whitney Westerfield Announces Bid for Kentucky Attorney General

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Hopkinsville's State Senator Whitney Westerfield has filed his candidacy for Kentucky Attorney General, a day after saying he may enter the race. 

His announcement makes him the only Republican in the race. 

Westerfield, 34, says his goal is to make the Attorney General's office more efficient. 

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Government
8:26 am
Thu January 8, 2015

Hopkinsville's Whitney Westerfield May Run for Attorney General

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Kentucky State Senator Whitney Westerfield,a Republican from Hopkinsville, might put his name in the currently unopposed race for Kentucky Attorney General. Westerfield said he doesn’t want current candidate Democrat Andy Beshear to be Kentucky’s only option.

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Politics
12:20 pm
Thu November 14, 2013

Andy Beshear Announces Bid for Kentucky Attorney General

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Originally published on Thu November 14, 2013 10:55 am

Louisville attorney Andy Beshear, the son of Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, announced he is running for attorney general in 2015.

The younger Beshear has been a rumored candidate for much of this year to succeed incumbent Jack Conway, who is term-limited. 

Andy Beshear launched his campaign website on Thursday, and filed paperwork to run as a Democrat. He is the first candidate to declare his intentions two years ahead of the election.

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