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The Hall of Fame and Dead Kentucky Lawyers

Don McNay | Posted 07.06.2014 | Business
Don McNay

It was a session of the Kentucky Bar Association, but it felt like a wake. A reasonably large crowd came to hear about the downbeat topic of attorney suicides. Two years ago, a number of Kentucky attorneys took their own lives.

GOP Candidate Uses Own Baby On Abortion Mailer

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics

A Republican congressional candidate in Kentucky has used a picture of his own baby daughter on a abortion-related campaign mailer. Andy Barr, a Ke...

Dem Rep. Finally Wins Reelection In Southern Nail-Biter

AP | BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Democratic U.S. Rep. Ben Chandler finally won his close re-election race Friday when his Republican challenger conceded 10 days...

Kentucky an Election "Sneak Preview"

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Don McNay

As Nate Silver and other election watchers have noted, the Kentucky Sixth Congressional District race between incumbent Democrat Ben Chandler and Rep...

Candidates Against Government Spending Who Profit On The Side

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Kimberly Leonard, The Huffington Post Investigative Fund, and Aaron Mehta, The Center for Public Integrity In his quest for West Virginia's Senate se...

Jason Linkins

Bartering Chicken For Medicine Talk Emerges AGAIN, This Time In Kentucky Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I don't know what part of "Sue Lowden's candidacy cratered the instant she suggested that chicken-bartering was a sensible option for health-care proc...

ATT: Reaching out and Ripping off Long Distance Customers. Like Me.

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Each month, I pay for unlimited long distance service. Yet each month, ATT sends me a bill for all my long distance calls, at 33 cents a minute. This has happened for six consecutive months.

Charlie Rangel "Wrangeling"

CBS New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

CBS 2 HD has learned of more alleged back-door dealings and political power peddling by Democratic Rep. Charles Rangel. The reigning member of Congre...

The Simple Health Insurance Solution

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

I've had my own angry, screaming battles with my health insurance carrier. It seems everyone I've talked to has had a similar experience. I just don't see them marching on Washington about it.

Kentuckians Continue To Flee The GOP, And Why Sen. Jim Bunning Is Toast...

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

Having spent more than four years in Kentucky politics, I can say quite definitively that it's a fascinatingly complicated state when it comes to politics.

McConnell Makes Opening Chess Move To Force Senator Bunning To Retire Or Face GOP Primary Challenge In 2010

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

For those thinking ahead to the 2010 Senate races, there is no GOP target more inviting than the seat currently occupied by Sen. Jim Bunning.