Bill Bryant and a panel of journalists discuss the week’s news, including primary election results from May 22. Scheduled guests: Jack Brammer from the Lexington Herald-Leader; Wes Swietek from the Bowling Green Daily News; and Deborah Yetter from the Louisville Courier-Journal.
From KET’s May 22 primary election coverage, here’s a rundown of victory and concession speeches from candidates in the Sixth Congressional District, including winning Democratic candidate Amy McGrath.
Renee Shaw discusses the May 22 primary election in Kentucky with Tres Watson, communications director for the Republican Party of Kentucky; KC Crosbie, Kentucky GOP national committeewoman; Ben Self, chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party; and Jacqueline Coleman, Kentucky Democratic Party state central executive committee member.
Renee and guest Ronnie Ellis with CNHI News Service run down the key state legislative races in this year’s primary contest, the top-tier candidates vying for the Democratic nomination in the 6th congressional district, the impact of recent educator activism in response to pension legislation and education funding, and more.
Renee discusses issues with candidates in the 6th Congressional District Democratic Primary. Scheduled guests: Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, Theodore David Green, Daniel Kemph, Amy McGrath, State Sen. Reggie Thomas, and Geoffrey M. “Geoff” Young.