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Actually, The Louisiana Governor Win Is A Big Deal For Democrats

John A. Tures | Posted 11.24.2015 | Politics
John A. Tures

Democrat John Bel Edwards' big win in Louisiana is a big deal for the Democratic Party, giving them headwinds toward the 2016 election, despite the gloom and doom you hear from liberals. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders need to be taking notes.

HUFFPOLLSTER: Here's What We Can Learn From The Polling Miss In Kentucky

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 11.06.2015 | Politics

RECAPPING ELECTION DAY 2015 - Republicans scored some significant victories on Tuesday, including an unexpected win in the Kentucky gubernatorial rac...

Democratic Party Continues To Be A Nonentity In State Politics

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.06.2015 | Politics

So, that happened. The 2015 election is over, and Democrats' continuing failure to generate credible campaigns in down-ticket races will come at a cos...

Here's Why The Kentucky Polls Were Wrong

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics

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GOP's Kentucky Wins A Good Sign For The Tea Party

The Huffington Post | Howard Fineman | Posted 11.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican officials here in the capital had dismissed Matt Bevin’s chances of winning the governor's race in Kentucky. They...

Matt Bevin Wins 2015 Kentucky Governor Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics

Republican Matt Bevin has won the election for Kentucky governor, the Associated Press reports. Bluegrass State voters took to the polls on Tuesday t...

Kentucky's Electing A Governor Today, And It Could Be A Democrat (Again)

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 11.03.2015 | Politics

Kentucky residents head to the polls Tuesday to vote for governor. And in a state where the congressional delegation is dominated by Republicans ...

Your State And Local Elections Are Now A Super PAC Playground

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 11.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The influence of billionaires in the post-Citizens United era is in no way limited to the 2016 presidential and congressional elections...

Jason Cherkis

Kentucky Sued In Federal Court Over Drug Treatment Practices | Jason Cherkis | Posted 03.11.2015 | Politics

Two law firms have teamed up to file a federal lawsuit against the state of Kentucky for its practice of forbidding opiate addicts from receiving medi...

Pro-Equality Attorney General Running to Replace Anti-Equality Governor (VIDEO)

Matt Baume | Posted 07.12.2014 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

2014-05-12-ScreenShot20140512at12.13.24PMsmall.pngIf victorious, Conway would be Kentucky's first pro-equality governor.

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway Running For Governor

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway will run for governor in 2015. Conway, a Democrat, officially announced his candidacy in a Tuesday statement...

Kentucky Gay Marriage Recognition Put On Hold

AP | BRETT BARROUQUERE | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge is giving Kentucky more time to officially recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states and countri...

Dem Attorney General On Gay Marriage Decision: 'I Wanted To Be On The Right Side Of History'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

Two weeks after Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway (D) refused to defend Kentucky's gay marriage ban, the state's top lawyer offered more insight o...

After Marriage Equality Win, State Leaders Take Opposite Sides on Appeal (VIDEO)

Matt Baume | Posted 05.11.2014 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

2014-03-11-ScreenShot20140311at7.35.48PMsmall.pngThings must be a little tense at the capitol building in Kentucky right now, where the governor and attorney general have staked out opposite positions on a marriage equality ruling.

WATCH: Kentucky Attorney General Tears Up While Delivering Incredible Speech

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 03.07.2014 | Gay Voices

Kentucky's Attorney General Jack Conway delivered a powerful and emotional speech this week in which he announced that he would not defend Kentucky's ...

Zach Carter

Key Democrat Says Drug Companies Have 'Hijacked' FDA | Zach Carter | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway criticized the Food and Drug Administration's cozy relationship with pharmaceutical companies, saying that the a...

State Attorneys General Open Major Investigations of Big For-Profit Colleges

David Halperin | Posted 03.29.2014 | Business
David Halperin

The predatory for-profit colleges still have plenty of fight in them, and plenty of cash to hire lawyers to try to gut these investigations. But at last there is hope that another generation of students won't be deceived, abused, and abandoned, by the bad actors in the for-profit college industry.

How a U.S. Senator Can Avoid "The Senate Curse" and Get Elected to the Presidency

Rich Rubino | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rich Rubino

Between 1960 and 2008, 50 U.S. Senators sought the Presidency and lost. U.S. Senator Barack Obama broke the nearly half-century "Senate Curse" in 2008 by wining the Presidency.

Mr. President, Stop Protecting Bankers From These Law Enforcement Officials

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 02.10.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Lately we've been hearing some strong words from the President about Wall Street crime. But when the cameras and lights aren't around, his Administration's been working feverishly to protect bankers from state law enforcement officials.

William Alden

Kentucky AG Backs New York's Schneiderman In National Foreclosure Settlement Talks | William Alden | Posted 11.22.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway has added his name to a list of state law enforcers who fear that a settlement being negotiated amon...

Rand Paul Caves In

Politics Daily | October 21,| 3:45 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After threatening to withdraw, Rand Paul now says he will attend the final debate in his tense Senate race against Democrat Jack Conway in Kentucky. ...

REVEALED: Olbermann Donated To 3 Democrats

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

UPDATE: Keith Olbermann has been suspended indefinitely without pay for his donations to Democrats. Click here for the latest on the story. ORIGINA...

Rand Paul Defeats Jack Conway In Kentucky Senate Race

AP | MIKE HAMMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republican Rand Paul, a tea party favorite, has been elected to the Senate from Kentucky in his first run for office. The son of libert...

Kentucky Election Results: Rand Paul Defeats Jack Conway In 2010 Senate Race

AP | ROGER ALFORD and BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky voters made Rand Paul their next senator Tuesday in a convincing display of tea party strength that defied Democratic...

Jason Linkins

Midterm Madness: The Year In Review (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

How have your would-be lawmakers responded to today's tough circumstances? With the most infantile, substance-free campaign in memory. 2010-11-02-insanitycopy.jpg