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The lineup for this year’s Fancy Farm

Unlike previous years, all the candidates are going to be there.

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This weekend is Fancy Farm, a combination of county fair, giant cook-out, and old-fashioned stump-speaking. And with the statewide elections in less than 100 days, all the candidate on both sides of the aisle are going to speak.

The political show starts at 1 PM Central Time, and will be broadcast on KET. The emcee this year will be David Beck, president of Kentucky Venues.

The speakers, in order

Gubernatorial candidates

  • Gov. Andy Beshear - D
  • Attorney General Daniel Cameron - R

Various elected officials

  • State Sen. Jason Howell - R
  • State Rep. Richard Heath - R
  • U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell - R (pending)
  • U.S. Rep. James Comer - R

Down-ballot candidates

Lieutenant Governor
Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman - D
State Sen. Robby Mills - R

Attorney General
Russell Coleman - R
Rep. Pamela Stevenson - D

Current Auditor Mike Harmon - R
Allison Ball - R
Kim Reeder - D

Secretary of State
Secretary of State Michael Adams - R
Buddy Wheatley - D

Agriculture Commissioner
Current Ag Commissioner Ryan Quarles - R
Jonathan Shell - R
Sierra Enlow - D

Mark Metcalf - R
Michael Bowman - D


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