How Andy Beshear could be a hero

As Andy Beshear continues his run for governor in 2019, some have complained about it, especially his fund-raising. Here's an idea for him to consider.

Down at the Dollar Store in KY-06

One shopper overhears other shoppers talking politics in Kentucky's sixth district, and it's not what she was expecting. An on-the-ground report from KY-06!
Local 184's float featured a make-believe commode and the message to flush these anti-union Republicans. (photo by Berry Craig)

Vote your union job, not the GOP con job

It's time for working men and women across the state to ignore the GOP con, and vote their pocketbook. Berry Craig lays it out.
To-Do graphic (by Petri Jokinen [public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Another item for the Dem To-Do List

If Dems take the U.S. House, they've got a long list of to-dos to tackle. With the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh, they've got another item to add.

Cong. John Yarmuth statement on Brett Kavanaugh confirmation

Congressman John Yarmuth issued this statement following the Senate’s vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the United States.
Jeff Flake (official Senate photo [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Jeff Flake, the fake

Jeff Flake drew comparison to "Profiles in Courage" when he delayed the Kavanaugh confirmation a week. In the end, was he brave – or a fake?
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Resist? Yes. Doxxing? NO.

Doxxing is becoming more common, and is now affecting our Kentucky elected representatives. Bruce Maples explains why it is the wrong way to resist.
The Supreme Court building (by Mr. Kjetil Ree; CC BY-SA 3.0 via

What’s really at stake in the Kavanaugh hearings?

What do Republican senators really think is at stake in the Brett Kavanaugh hearings? Ivonne Rovira thinks there's a root issue, and it isn't SCOTUS.
Students taking standardized test (photo by Cpl. Khalil Ross [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Want better test scores? Try supporting teachers instead of fighting them.

Improving schools will require teamwork, trust, and money, all of which are sorely lacking. We must improve performance in classrooms — and the Capitol.
Lindsey Graham (caricature by Donkey Hotey)

‘Lawyer to Porn Stars’ has more credibility than the President

Senator Lindsey Graham blasted Avenatti on Wednseday, saying things couldn't get any worse. I agree with you, but for a different reason. Guess what it is?

Another bizarre Bevinism

Gov. Matt Bevin either slept through history class, or he's fine with a form of debt serfdom that was common in early America.
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THIS is why we are progressive Democrats.

Watch this video. It explains clearly what Democrats stand for, and WHO they stand for. It is both accurate and inspiring, and worth watching AND sharing.