Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 12:00 am
Equipped with overwhelming evidence that Richie Farmer is running amok wasting taxpayer dollars on personal luxuries, the Kentucky Democratic Party today filed an ethics complaint with the Executive Branch Ethics Commission, and further called on both Auditor of Public Accounts Crit Luallen and Attorney General Jack Conway to investigate Farmer’s inappropriate – and perhaps illegal – spending.
Thursday, August 25, 2011 at 11:48 am
Using the Kentucky State Fair’s annual Country Ham Breakfast as a backdrop, the Kentucky Democratic Party introduced a promising new player onto the scene today: “TV Man,” a high-definition replica of the taxpayer-funded $17,400 plasma television in Senate President and Republican nominee David Williams’ office.
Monday, August 22, 2011 at 11:56 am
Still reeling from the abrupt departure of his handpicked, Tea Party-approved campaign manager, Senate President and Republican gubernatorial nominee David Williams is confronting a stubborn new enemy on the campaign trail: himself. In the past week, Williams’ past words have come back to haunt him on several occasions, directly contradicting the rhetoric he is employing today.
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 1:13 pm
Despite widespread public outrage, Senator David Williams has gone on record defending a $1,576 hotel bill racked up by his running mate Agricultural Commissioner Richie Farmer at a Lexington hotel. Sen. Williams not only claimed that Richie Farmer’s hotel stay during the Boy’s Sweet Sixteen Tournament was an appropriate use of state funds, he clarified his remarks by claiming that Richie Farmer...
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 11:34 am
The U.S. Office of Special Counsel (OSC) released a report on Monday directly implicating J. Scott Jennings, campaign manager for Republican Senate President and gubernatorial hopeful David Williams, with serious violations of the Hatch Act, a federal law meant to prevent US Government employees from using public resources to influence elections.