KET presented statewide election returns and comprehensive analysis on Primary 2012: The Vote, which aired Tuesday, May 22. Bill Goodman and Renee Shaw were joined in the studio by political observers Al Cross of the Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues at the University of Kentucky, Courier-Journal political columnist and author John David Dyche, and former state Democratic Party chair Jennifer Moore.
KET's Kentucky Tonight hosted a series of discussion programs with candidates for Congress who had opposition in the May 22 primary. All candidates whose names will appear on the ballot in these races were invited to participate.
The following candidates did not have primaries:
Rep. Edward Whitfield, Republican Party, 1st Congressional District
David Lynn Williams, Democratic Party, 2nd Congressional District
Rep. S. Brett Guthrie, Republican Party, 2nd Congressional District
Brooks Wicker, Republican Party, 3rd Congressional District
Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers, Republican Party, 5th Congressional District
Rep. Ben Chandler, Democratic Party, 6th Congressional District