- Barr and Jensen Air Views on Health Care, Minimum Wage, and More
by John Gregory | 10/21/14 2:05 PM
Candidates running for the U.S. House of Representatives from Kentucky's 6th Congressional District appeared on Monday’s edition of Kentucky Tonight. The show featured Republican incumbent Rep. Andy Barr and Democratic opponent Elisabeth Jensen. Read more.
- Former Miss Kentucky Advocates for LGBTQ Equality Issues
by John Gregory | 10/20/14 5:27 PM
Last winter, former Miss Kentucky Djuan Trent nervously penned a nearly 1,500-word blog post that will be remembered for one simple sentence: "I am queer." Read more.
- Ad Strategies and Voter Turn-Out Efforts Highlight Final Weeks of Senate Campaign
by John Gregory | 10/20/14 4:48 PM
Did the much-anticipated meeting between Sen. Mitch McConnell and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes change the course of their U.S. Senate race? Read more.
- Health, Education, Economic Fairness Are Big Issues for Jensen
by John Gregory | 10/20/14 4:36 PM
Growing up in Indiana, Elisabeth Jensen never dreamed she would run for public office. But as she got more involved in education and literacy in her adopted home of Lexington, she saw politics as a way to help contribute to the issues that were important to her. Read more.
Senatorial candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes and her ambassadors want voters to know that the 35-year-old Kentucky Secretary of State is a Wendell Ford and Bill Clinton kind of Democrat, not a left-of-center Hollywood archetype ignorant to the Kentucky way of life. That message was a key takeaway from Kentucky's first and only female Gov. Martha Layne Collins, who's accompanying Grimes on the campaign trail. Read more.
- UK Researcher Sees Hope in Violence Prevention and Intervention Strategies
by John Gregory | 10/17/14 1:46 PM
According to the Kentucky Domestic Violence Association, a third of all Kentucky women will experience some form of intimate partner violence in their lifetimes. Read more.
- 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.