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KET Election Coverage

Primary 2014

Kentucky will hold its primary election on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Voters will choose the Democratic and Republican nominees for U.S. Senate, and Democratic nominees for the 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 6th congressional districts. Also on the ballot are judicial nominees and party nominees for state Senate and House seats.

The deadline to register to vote for the primary election is April 21, 2014. The deadline to register to vote for the general election is October 6, 2014. See the Voter Information Guide from the Kentucky State Board of Elections for information on how to register to vote.

Find your precinct location and legislative districts

List of candidates on the ballot in Kentucky

Kentucky Tonight

Beginning April 21, Kentucky Tonight will present a series of programs featuring U.S. Senate and U.S. House candidates on the primary ballot. Bill Goodman will host. • Live at 8/7 pm Mondays, April 21-May 12, on KET and online

Program Schedule

  • U.S. Senate Republican Primary
    April 21
    Invited candidates:
    Matt Bevin
    James Bradley Copas
    Mitch McConnell
    Shawna Sterling
  • U.S. Senate Democratic Primary
    April 28
    Invited candidates:
    Alison Lundergan Grimes
    Gregory Brent Leichty
    Tom Recktenwald
  • Democratic Primary, 6th and 5th Congressional Districts
    May 5
    The program is divided into two parts.

    6th District
    Invited candidates:
    Elisabeth Jensen
    Geoffrey M. "Geoff" Young

    5th District
    Invited candidates:
    Kenneth S. Stepp
    Billy Ray Wilson
  • Democratic Primary, 3rd and 1st Congressional Districts
    May 12
    The program is divided into two parts.

    3rd District
    Invited candidates:
    E. Ray Pierce
    John A. Yarmuth

    1st District
    Invited candidates:
    Wesley Seaton Bolin
    Charles Kendall Hatchett

Fancy Farm 2013

Watch Fancy Farm 2013 Videos: When politicians went to the Fancy Farm Picnic the first Saturday in August to rally their supporters, KET was there to bring it to you.


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