We need leaders who listen and lead

By Lexington Mayor and U.S. Senate Candidate Jim Gray Where are the Everett Dirksens, Wendell Fords and Howard Bakers? Where are the wise men and women who nobly served in the United States Senate and put country ahead of political party? The circus we now see daily in Congress is an embarrassment. They can’t pass…

Bevin’s Backward Move on Medicaid

When a thunderclap could be heard inside the Capitol Rotunda during Matt Bevin’s news conference about his proposal for a “waiver” from the federal government to revise Kentucky’s Medicaid plan, the Republican governor flashed a smug grin and said, “I think God is weighing in on this, and agrees with everything I just said.” Or,…

Kentucky Democratic Party Names Neville Blakemore as Vice Chair

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 3, 2016) – The Kentucky Democratic Party today announced Neville Blakemore as vice chairperson. A small business owner in Louisville, Blakemore is chairman of Great Northern Building Products, which has been featured in Fortune Magazine as one of the fastest-growing inner city companies in the country, and on Business First’s Fast 50…