Jesse Ventura Considering Presidential Run

Jesse Ventura is considering running for President as an independent. "I have that voice in the back of my head that says to me, 'if not to me, then who?'" Ventura gave his first American TV interview in 3 years to "The Issue Is: with Elex Michaelson." He says only a 3rd party candidate could …

Geoff Young Announces Campaign For Kentucky Governor

Democrats Geoff Young and Josh French announced their candidacy for  Kentucky Governor and Lt. Governor this afternoon in the Capital Rotunda and the video was shared  via LEX18  on Facebook.  The Candidacy forms were filed December 21, 2018.Their Platform contains the following issues as noted on their website at YOUNG4KY.COM :The Issues1. Unions build the …

Schumer to introduce bill to decriminalize marijuana

By Sophie Tatum and Veronica Stracqualursi, CNNWashington (CNN)   Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer plans to propose legislation decriminalizing marijuana on a federal level.While Schumer, who was elected to the Senate two decades ago, has been supportive of medicinal marijuana, he has now "evolved" his thinking on recreational marijuana."The time has come to decriminalize marijuana," the …

Geoff Young (D) Drops Peaceful, Legal Bomb on Kentucky "Democratic" Party

Geoffrey M Young shared a link.Yesterday at 4:08pmGeoff Young (D) Drops Peaceful, Legal Bomb on Kentucky "Democratic" PartyPlease contact U.S. Attorney Robert M. Duncan, Jr. at the Lexington Main Phone Number: (859) 233-2661 – and leave a message asking him to empanel a federal grand jury to decide whether to indict these 121 suspects.Media Release …

The 2016 Election will be remembered as the "No Confidence" Vote…

    Usually by this time the USMjParty has already picked someone to support in the Presidential Election. Notably, it has been Gary Johnson in at least the last two Presidential Elections. This time is different.  This time it seems that there is absolutely no one running for office that I, myself, or my Colleagues, …

Mr. Trump won last nights debate…(another opinion!)

By:  Alexander Kennedy 9/27/2016     I am of the opinion is that anyone who watched the debate last night could not help but laugh! Tell me how Hillary Clinton wins the debate when all she does is flip-flop all night? if I had to guess, she is the seasoned politician and yet Trump was …

Geoff Young to start running 1st radio ad on April 2

      Media Release – For Immediate Release – March 28, 2016 Lexington-Fayette County, KY Geoff Young, a Lexington Democrat who is running for the U.S. House of Representatives against Andy Barr (R-KY6), will start running his first radio ad of the Democratic primary campaign on April 2. The ad praises Bernie Sanders as …

On Good Friday, Presidential Election 2016 Commentaries are open for discussion in the USMJPARTY GROUP…

i   March 24, 2016   The U.S. Marijuana Party has a Public Group on Facebook which will host a COMMENT SESSION concerning the 2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION on GOOD FRIDAY, March 25th.   Beginning at 8:00 AM CST tomorrow, March 25th, 2016, the FACEBOOK GROUP of the USMjParty will host a Comment Session on the …

Democratic ag commissioner candidate promotes medical marijuana, GMO labeling in first ad

10/22/2015 08:14 PM by Nick Storm • @NickStorm_cn2 Democratic candidate for agriculture commissioner Jean-Marie Lawson Spann has released her first ad of the campaign with a focus on a slightly more liberal agenda for the office. Lawson Spann’s ad touts her support for the legalization of medical marijuana “under the strict supervision of a doctor …

The Republican candidate for governor of Kentucky favors legalizing marijuana for medicinal purposes. In an unusual role reversal, his Democratic opponent is attacking him for it.

Happy Monday morning from Richmond, Ky., where the governor’s race, just one week from tomorrow, is a true toss-up. I’m crisscrossing the state talking to voters and trailing the candidates. During a debate at Eastern Kentucky University last night, some of the biggest fireworks came over whether to allow medical marijuana. “There is unequivocal medical …

Lawson Spann, Quarles spar on medical marijuana, GMOs at Ky. Farm Bureau forum

10/06/2015 04:20 PM by Kevin Wheatley • @KWheatley_cn2 Candidates vying to become Kentucky’s next agriculture commissioner differed on the controversial subject of medical marijuana Tuesday during a forum hosted by Kentucky Farm Bureau. Democrat Jean-Marie Lawson Spann, in her opening statement at KFB’s “Measure the Candidates” forum, voiced her support for medicinal cannabis, saying Kentuckians …

Where Coal is King In Kentucky, both Democrats and Republicans are blocking green policies

By JAMES HIGDON December 09, 2014     To understand Kentucky politics you have to understand this: When it comes to coal, there is no difference between Democrats and Republicans. There is no red Kentucky or blue Kentucky. There is only charcoal black. And Kentucky politics is a coal miner’s daughter. With roughly 61,000 jobs …

Democrats are pulling out of the Kentucky Senate race. Here’s why that’s important.

By Chris Cillizza October 14 Roll Call newspaper -- Fix alum! -- broke the news Tuesday afternoon: The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee has stopped its TV advertising for the final three weeks in the Kentucky Senate race. That decision effectively leaves Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes on her own and is rightly read as a sign …

Town hall meeting in Bowling Green with Rep. Brett Guthrie

Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014 11:13 am By KATIE BRANDENBURG The Daily News [email protected] 783-3242 | 0 comments Conflict in the Middle East loomed large in a town hall meeting in Bowling Green with Rep. Brett Guthrie, R-Bowling Green. The fight against Islamic State militants is one that America and other nations and Muslims need …

Democrat will run as independent in Kentucky Senate race

     Aaron Blake, Published: September 23 at 1:57 pmE-mail the writer Democrat Ed Marksberry, who told Post Politics two months ago that he was considering running for Kentucky's Senate seat as an independent, is now taking steps to do just that. Marksberry told WFPL-FM that he will drop out of the Democratic primary against …