Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues

Politics
1:51 pm
Wed May 20, 2015

Al Cross says Gov Race Recanvass Won't Change Much

Comer
Credit LRC Public Information

State Agriculture Commissioner Jamie Comer is asking for a recanvass after he lost last night's primary to Louisville businessman Matt Bevin by only 83 votes. 

Al Cross, Director of the Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues doesn't anticipate a re-canvass will change the outcome of the state GOP contest. Cross says there's little doubt about the vote count, because it's almost entirely electronic.

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Politics
4:42 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Early Fancy Farm Showdown a First for McConnell

Credit US Senate

When Senator Mitch McConnell faces off against prospective general election opponent Alison Lundergan Grimes at this year’s Fancy Farm Picnic, it will be the first time the Republican has met his Democratic challenger this far in advance at the event.

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