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, …

"If some of you are here thinking I’m going to elaborate on the presidential election, let me disabuse you of that notion,"

  Associated Press Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks July 19 on the second day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. WASHINGTON -- Republicans nervously eyeing the White House race are learning a lesson with Donald Trump that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell painfully learned in 2010 and 2012. Faulty outsider candidates blew several …

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 …

…the indiscriminate and immediate disposal of national public lands…

In this Jan. 27, 2016, file photo, rancher Cliven Bundy stands along the road near his ranch in Bunkerville, Nev.   The Republican platform committee met this week to draft the document that defines the party’s official principles and policies. Along with provisions on pornography and LGBT “conversion therapy” is an amendment calling for the …

23rd District Kentucky: Freddie Joe Wilkerson (State Representative – Republican)

1. Why are you seeking office? I do not like the direction our county is heading. I am concerned about the future of the Commonwealth and our children. Our government has continued to separate from the “people” and put us at risk. I want to be the voice of “all” people of the 23rd District.   …

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 …

Republican Party of Kentucky preparing for presidential caucus

In 17 days Republican across Kentucky will be able to have their say in the selection of the GOP presidential nominee. Put in place to allow Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, to circumvent statute barring a candidate from appearing on the ballot for two offices at the same time the Republican Party of Kentucky (RPK) is …

Matt Bevin sworn in as Kentucky’s 62nd Governor

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) -- Matt Bevin has been sworn in as Kentucky's 62nd governor. He was sworn in at midnight Tuesday in a small, private ceremony. Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton also took the oath of office, becoming the first African-American ever to hold statewide office in Kentucky. Gov. Bevin issued a challenge to his cabinet …

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 …

When States Dare to Decide on Medical Marijuana

Three senators want to stop federal law enforcement from interfering with legal pot. Conor Friedersdorf Mar 10 2015, 8:30 AM ET     Medical marijuana is legal in 23 states, but the drug remains illegal under federal law. Imagine a retired grandmother who is suffering terribly with a serious illness. Her doctor believes that marijuana …

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 …

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 …

There stood the real Mitt Romney naked before the Electorate!

For All To See 9/22/2012 8:51 AM EDT Tags: Romney, Republicans, 47%, politics As the procession moved down the street, one of the children pointed and shouted, “He has no clothes on!”, and suddenly the spell was broken. There stood the real Mitt Romney naked before the Electorate! Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney, in a glaringly …