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  • Wendell Ford, Longtime Kentucky Senator, Dies at 90

    Today Kentucky lost a giant. Whether as Governor, United States Senator or just a private citizen with a servant's heart - Wendell Ford did more for Kentucky and our citizens than any person in our Commonwealth's history. He was a man of integrity and drive whose accomplishments are too numerous to list. I join every Kentuckian in mourning the loss of this incredible man and hope Sen. Ford's family is consoled by knowing that Kentucky will be eternally grateful for his life of service.

  • Kelly Caudill Nominated for 27th District Senate Seat

    Over 100 Democrats turned out this morning to nominate Kelly Caudill as the Democratic Party's candidate for the special election in the 27th Senate District recently vacated by Rowan County Judge/Executive Walter Blevins. Caudill graduated from Georgetown College and received his law degree from the University of Kentucky.

  • Kentucky's Top 10 Accomplishments for 2014

    This year, Kentucky smashed records for business investment, created nearly 15,000 new jobs, enrolled more than half a million Kentuckians into affordable health care, slashed costs on critical transportation projects, and invested more money into K-12 education than ever before.  These are among the Top 10 accomplishments of 2014 announced by Gov. Steve Beshear today.


  • Our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the great Senator Wendell Ford. He was truly dedicated to KY. 3 days 23 hours ago
  • Over 100 Democrats turned out in Morehead this morning to select the nominee for SD 27 special election! #kyelect 2 weeks 2 days ago
  • Want the full text of @GovSteveBeshear's #SOTC2015? Of course you do so here's the link! 2 weeks 4 days ago
  • Gov. Beshear received a rousing standing ovation as he left the chamber. The press is calling it a victory lap. Thank you @GovSteveBeshear! 2 weeks 4 days ago
  • The numbers back @GovSteveBeshear's message. Under his leadership Kentucky became better place to live, work & raise a family! #SOTC2015 2 weeks 4 days ago
  • What a speech by @GovSteveBeshear! "Kentucky is back and we are not going to let up now!" #SOTC2015 #kyga15 2 weeks 4 days ago