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Dear all erstwhile governor candidates, and anyone thinking of running for any state-wide office in 2019: Please wait to announce until November 7, 2018.
We added a statewide event calendar to the site at the beginning of the year, hoping that people would find it useful AND that groups would submit their events. Our goal was to provide a central place where people could look for events in their area and get involved. I'm wondering, though, if it's worth keeping.
For a while, I wrote posts for the Publisher's Blog (PubBlog) to share both shorter posts that didn't really need to be on the main page, and news about the site. They didn't get much play, so I stopped. But now I'm starting again. Let me tell you why.
It's the second installment of our new feature, "Kentucky Politics News and Notes." Check it out, and let us know if you find it useful.
Jonathan Chait has laid out an important question: Is Trump under the control of Russia? Tom Nichols shares his insights on the Chait post. Read them both.
Here are pictures (and a very short video) from the OccupyICE / ThreePercenters event on Saturday, July 7, in Louisville.
This morning I attended the protest/counter-protest between OccupyIce and the ThreePercenters, and thought, "This is what democracy looks like."
The Janus case was a loss for working people everywhere. The question now is, Can we band together and win the war to save our democracy from the oligarchs?
Last night, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beat Joe Crowley for the Democratic nomination to Congress from NY-14. Here's why you should pay attention to this.
As the Trump policy of separating children from their parents enters its third month, two questions are becoming more and more urgent:
KY settled a voter rolls lawsuit w/ Judicial Watch, & though we're not Ohio, there are some ramifications for voters in our state. Read this to learn more!
I'm the publisher of this operation, and of all the things we need right now, the BIGGEST need we have is people who can WRITE who want to be REPORTERS.