Joni Hogancamp

LANCE DENNEE, WKMS

  Paducah businesswoman Joni Hogancamp has announced a second run for the third district seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives.

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On a night when Republicans took control of the Kentucky House of Representatives for the first time in nearly a century, some local Democrats managed to retain their seats.

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According to recent postings on the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance website, local state Representatives running for re-election this year are out-fundraising their opponents by a mostly wide margin.

Lance Dennee, WKMS / Watkins Hogancamp

Candidates for the Kentucky House of Representatives 3rd District (part of McCracken County) squared off in a forum hosted by the Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce Thursday. Candidates outlined their positions on the Affordable Care Act, the pension system, regulations on business and more.