KET Legislative Coverage

A Roundup of Our Fancy Farm Preview Coverage

by John Gregory | 08/02/14 1:04 PM

Here’s a listing of the articles and videos we’ve produced to prepare you for today’s Fancy Farm festivities:

The panel from last night’s Comment on Kentucky offers their last minute thoughts on Fancy Farm 2014 and what to watch for in today’s speeches.

Bill Goodman checks in from the road to Fancy Farm with Alice Lundergan Grimes bus tour. Includes a video of Sen. Rand Paul giving his thoughts on the Grimes-McConnell race.

Renee Shaw reports on the Fancy Farm allure for political junkies. Includes a video of former Kentucky Secretaries of State Bob Babbage and Trey Grayson giving their perspectives on the event and this year’s U.S. Senate contest.

NBC News Political Analyst Chuck Todd talks about the counties that will be key to victory in the Senate race, and how that campaign is going so far. Bill Goodman also details a humorous gaffe Todd made during a recent speech in Louisville.

Renee Shaw explains the baptism by fire for politicians speaking at Fancy Farm. Includes a video of Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo and House Minority Floor Leader Jeff Hoover discussing the U.S. Senate race, the chances of a GOP takeover of the state House, and Stumbo's gubernatorial intentions.

Kentucky Supreme Court Justice and Fancy Farm Emcee Bill Cunningham tells why he embraces the history of the annual picnic.

Bill Goodman talks with country music star Naomi Judd about her daughter Ashley’s decision not to run against Sen. Mitch McConnell.

KET’s live coverage of Fancy Farm 2014 begins at 2:30. Streaming video will be available at