The Situation With Kim Davis
Kim Davis is the elected Clerk of Rowan County, Kentucky. She has refused to issue marriage licenses in Rowan County over gay marriage. My thinking on this is more complicated than a good or bad, yes or no, binary situation. I think government employment needs to be open to all, not just those who go along with present secular zeitgeist. A government cannot be composed | Read More »
These states are standing up to runaway courts
Pardon me if I was the last person to hear about this, but I was glad over the weekend to read that Governor Mary Fallin refuses to remove the Ten Commandments from the Oklahoma capitol, despite some crazy court insisting otherwise. She explained her decision by saying “Oklahoma is a state where we respect the rule of law, and we will not ignore the state | Read More »
Tags: Anthony Kennedy
, Checks and Balances
, John Roberts
, Ken Paxton
, King v Burwell
, Mary Fallin
, Obergefell v. Hodges
, Supreme Court
It’s over: Matt Bevin is the Republican nominee for Kentucky Governor.
As Hot Air notes: James Comer took the high road and did not make life difficult after the recanvass. So they are all one big, happy fleet now in the Kentucky Republican party. No, really: "Happy Together" from Steven Reese on Vimeo. So no hard feelings, and time to encourage Jack Conway to explore his options in the private sector. Moe Lane PS: Matt Bevin | Read More »
Update on Kentucky-GOV GOP Primary: James Comer takes the high road.
Come, I will conceal nothing from you: I guessed wrong on this one. I expected a bitter rear-guard action. Would that I was always wrong in such a pleasant fashion.
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Matt Bevin Wins
[Revised given the polling at the end] I did not endorse Matt Bevin for the Kentucky Governor’s race. I endorsed Hal Heiner a month ago when it seemed all was lost for Bevin and the third man in the race, James Comer, was worth beating. Matt Bevin ran against what the media had caricatured him as and he cleaned up. He ran a clean race | Read More »
Hal Heiner for Governor of Kentucky
In the race for Governor of Kentucky, I have contributed $250.00 to Hal Heiner’s campaign and support him for Governor. I do not know him. I know some people around him. But I have been paying close attention to Heiner, his positions, and the state of the race. Heiner already has a 14 point lead. He is running a very solid race. I do like | Read More »
Michelle Nunn cowardly refuses to stand with Barack Obama.
There is a hierarchy in the Democratic party, and when one enjoys the hereditary rank in it that Michelle Nunn does then one can expect special consideration.
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The Races That May Determine Control of the Senate
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the now infamous attack ad from Wendy Davis, the hotly contested Senate race in Kentucky and the most important Senate races to watch as we head into the home stretch before election day.
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Democrat in Kentucky Senate Race May ‘F*ck’ the Coal Industry if Elected
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Lachlan Markay to discuss the Senate race in Kentucky, some new video showing that the Democrat’s candidate may be lying about her support of the coal industry and what the GOP’s race to take back the Senate looks like with only a month until election day.
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The Alison Grimes campaign may now start imploding.
How much money did the Democrats spend on this one, again? – Because I bet that, say, wouldn’t have minded getting some of that. Or Mary Burke. Or Greg Orman, later this month: U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes is lying about her support for the state’s coal industry according to Kentucky Democrats, including members of her campaign team, who were captured on a hidden | Read More »
Kentucky’s “Halbig” cases advance
The Kentucky Court of Appeals will hear two cases challenging Gov. Steve Beshear’s unilateral implementation of the “Affordable Care Act” in Kentucky. “Our system of government is on trial here,” said David Adams, plaintiff in both cases. “Governor Beshear has created a mess by violating state law to force Kentucky into ObamaCare without required legislative approval. If Kentucky’s judicial branch won’t stop him in this | Read More »