KET Legislative Coverage

KET PUBLIC AFFAIRS COVERAGE

  • McConnell and Grimes Meet Face to Face on KET

    by John Gregory | 10/14/14 10:54 AM

    Candidates running for the U.S. Senate from the commonwealth appeared on Monday's edition of Kentucky Tonight. The show featured Republican incumbent Sen. Mitch McConnell and his Democratic opponent, Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes. Read more.

  • Video Excerpts of Kentucky Tonight with McConnell and Grimes

    by John Gregory | 10/13/14 10:42 PM

    Here are excerpts of tonight’s discussion about the U.S. Senate race featuring Republican incumbent Sen. Mitch McConnell and his Democratic challenger, Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes. Read more.

  • Washington Gridlock Fault of Senate says Guthrie

    by John Gregory | 10/13/14 3:32 PM

    When asked about the gridlock that stymies legislative action in Congress, Rep. Brett Guthrie squarely places the blame on the Senate. He argues that the Democratically controlled body has failed to vote on more than 360 bills the House has sent to the upper chamber. Read more.

  • Senate Race Continues to Intensify

    by John Gregory | 10/13/14 11:08 AM

    With less than a month until Election Day, the hotly contested race for U.S. Senate continues to intensify. The panel on this weekend's Comment on Kentucky discussed a number of new developments in the campaign between incumbent Sen. Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes. Read more.

  • Psychologist Says Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Help Treat Several Anxiety Disorders

    by John Gregory | 10/08/14 3:23 PM

    As the social stigma against those with mental health issues declines, Louisville psychologist Kevin Chapman says more individuals are seeking help for anxiety, depression and other common concerns. Read more.

  • Yarmuth and McFarlane Air Their Views

    by John Gregory | 10/07/14 4:59 PM

    Candidates running for the U.S. House of Representatives from Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District appeared on Monday’s edition of Kentucky Tonight. The show featured Democratic incumbent Rep. John Yarmuth and Republican opponent Dr. Michael Macfarlane. Read more.

  • Macfarlane Objects to ACA's "One Size Fits All" Approach

    by John Gregory | 10/06/14 3:25 PM

    Dr. Michael Macfarlane believes physicians can make good legislators: They're used to dealing with a wide variety of people and problems, and they're trained to consider the long-term consequences of their actions. Read more.

  • U.S. Senate Race Draws National Figures, Money

    by John Gregory | 10/06/14 3:02 PM

    High-profile political visitors and outside money highlighted the discussion of the U.S. Senate race on this weekend's Comment on Kentucky. With less than a month until Election Day, the pace is quickening in the contest between incumbent Sen. Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes. Read more.

  • Local Agencies Provide Help with Careers and Feeding Families

    by John Gregory | 10/01/14 4:24 PM

    In a state faced with widespread poverty and an economy still recovering from the recession, many Kentuckians find themselves turning to a variety of social service agencies for assistance. Read more.

  • Party Representatives Make Campaign Summaries

    by John Gregory | 09/30/14 3:48 PM

    In an especially spirited discussion, representatives of the state Democratic and Republican Parties appeared on Monday's edition of Kentucky Tonight to review the 2014 election contests. Read more.