Senate advances bill to change election dates

For Immediate ReleaseJan. 11, 2018Senate advances bill to change election datesFRANKFORT – Legislation that would move the election of Kentucky’s governor and other statewide officers to even-numbered years passed the state Senate today by a 24-11 vote.Senate Bill 4 sponsor Sen. Christian McDaniel, R-Taylor Mill, said the legislation would save about $15.5 million in taxpayer …

Paul to file for president, re-election in Kentucky

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul is officially filing for re-election and for president in his home state Monday, a move he insists does not undermine his faltering presidential campaign. Paul is the only major candidate running for president who is running for two public offices at once. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and …

Marijuana Mogul? Here’s Why Nick Lachey May Make Millions If Weed Becomes Legal in Ohio

by Bruna Nessif Fri., Oct. 30, 2015 Nick Lachey husband, father, singer, TV host...and potential marijuana kingpin. Yep, you read that right. The former 98 Degrees boy band member could become one of the largest pot growers in Ohio, if the state votes to legalize marijuana on Tuesday. How so, you ask? Well, according to …

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 …

Ashley Judd running for Senate in Kentucky?

    Actress Ashley Judd isn't ruling out a run for U.S. Senate in Kentucky. The former Kentuckian is an active supporter of Tennessee Democrats. She said in a statement Friday that she's honored to be mentioned as a potential candidate, but she sidestepped the question of whether she would get into the race. "I …

Green Bus Tour for Marijuana Legalization

Green Bus Tour for Marijuana Legalization Facebook Page As we roll across America we may need the following things. SPONSORS and Donations for fuel and food, we could not do this without you and you and you. a warm place to sleep, your support by sharing our posts, Bus Drivers, Promoters to organize our upcoming …

Get the Damn Republican’s and Democrats OUT of the WHITE HOUSE!

“A re-write from ShereeKrider.wordpress.com” Originally published on Oct. 6th, 2006 at this LINK.  The following is an updated version:     After much thought about it, I decided to go ahead and post this opinion. I am not out to make anyone dislike me……NOR am I out to get anyone in particular to LIKE ME. …

Medical Marijuana Patients Get Their Day in Federal Court with the Obama Administration

D.C. Circuit to hear oral arguments this October in lawsuit challenging marijuana's federal classification   Washington, D.C. -- Late last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit agreed to hear oral arguments in Americans for Safe Access v. Drug Enforcement Administration, a lawsuit challenging the federal government's classification of marijuana as …

Ron Paul Reportedly Considering 2012 Presidential Run on a Third Party Ticket

This article is set to serve as a call to action for all voters that do not want to cast their vote for either Barack Obama or Mitt Romney. Rumors have caught fire within the last 24 hours that Dr. Ron Paul has not discounted a potential run on a Third Party ticket in 2012. …

Late Night: Stephen Colbert says stoners will decide 2012 election

With five months to go until the election, President Obama and Republican opponent Mitt Romney are virtually tied in the latest polls. As Stephen Colbert observed on Thursday night, it's a situation very similar to the 2004 election. That year, anti-gay-marriage initiatives on the ballot in 11 states helped drive conservative turnout and clinch victory …

Marijuana and the U.S. Attorney

[A] drug which takes away grief and passion and brings a forgetfulness of all ills. ~ Homer, The Iliad Two events took place in June that suggested a primer on how medical marijuana laws are working in Colorado might be appropriate. The first was an appellate court decision that the state Supreme Court declined to …

45 incumbent lawmakers face no opponents this year

By ROGER ALFORD — Associated Press n the farm communities of western Kentucky, Republican state Rep. Dwight Butler has never lost an election, so it's little wonder no one chose to run against him this year. Challenging Butler, a respected auctioneer and realtor from Harned who has served in the Legislature since 1995, was an …

Marijuana and the campaign for attorney general

A couple of issues involving marijuana have arisen in the Democratic primary campaign for Oregon attorney general, and I shall attempt to sort them out here. Some background: — Oregon was the first state to decriminalize simple possession of marijuana. The 1973 Legislature made possession of less than one ounce punishable as an infraction with …