FBI And Kentucky’s Political Crooks


FBI Website. FBI Louisville Seeks the Public’s Assistance in Identifying Public Corruption within the Commonwealth of Kentucky. FBI Louisville July 31, 2015 Louisville Press Office (502) 263-6000 Special Agent in Charge Howard S. Marshall of the FBI’s Louisville Division, joined … Continue reading →

Gov. Steve Beshear Signs Executive Order Restoring Right to Vote

Gov. Beshear Signs Executive Order Restoring Right to Vote, Hold Office to Certain Offenders Press Release Date:Tuesday, November 24, 2015 Contact Information:Terry Sebastian Jennifer Brislin 502-564-2611 Order excludes persons convicted of violent or sex crimes, bribery or treason FRANKFORT, Ky. … Continue reading →

Matt Bevin panders Yarmuth and Beshear stand on principle

By BERRY CRAIG At least Matt Bevin, the guy Sen. Mitch McConnell’s campaign called an “East Coast con-man” during last year’s GOP senate primary brawl, is a consistent panderer. On the campaign trail, it was homophobia. Now, its xenophobia. Kentucky’s reactionary, … Continue reading →

Give me that old time Social Gospel

By BERRY CRAIG On election night, House Speaker Greg Stumbo of Prestonsburg urged his fellow Democrats not to let Republicans “make people believe that we are not Godly people.” Republican Gov-elect Matt Bevin won with a big boost from Christian … Continue reading →

What’s the matter with Kentucky?

By BERRY CRAIG AFT Local 1360 “Kentucky counties with highest Medicaid rates backed Matt Bevin, who plans to cut Medicaid,” read the headline on John Cheves’ Lexington Herald-Leader story online. So here I go again: “You’d think convincing people to vote against their … Continue reading →

Pundits liken Bevin to Trump; Grio columnist compares Hampton to Carson

By BERRY CRAIG Some pundits compare Matt Bevin, Kentucky’s Republican governor-elect, to Donald Trump. They call the two millionaire conservative political “outsiders.” David A. Love, one of my favorite columnists at the Grio.com, likens Jenean Hampton, the Bluegrass State’s lieutenant … Continue reading →

A Rude Unhinging – a Political Body in Shock

By Ron Leach My medical colleagues will recognize the title – A Rude Unhinging – derived from Dr. Samuel Gross’ 1862 description of a rapidly deteriorating physiological state of the human body now known as shock; “the rude unhinging of … Continue reading →

Veterans Day: Remembering Charlie Frost

Charlie Frost a real American hero is no longer with us. He passed away Sunday, January 24, 2010. I considered this man a friend and feel fortunate he allowed me to capture his story in 2005. Charlie’s moving story is below. … Continue reading →

Matt Bevin’s War Against Medicaid And Jobs

Kentucky Republicans have declared war against jobs. How do you eliminate 35,000 jobs? Ask Matt Bevin he has all of the details. Kentucky Governor elect Matt Bevin has promised to dismantle Medicaid expansion and thousands of jobs. Bloomberg View In … Continue reading →

Matt Bevin and the Fletcher Factor

By BERRY CRAIG Go ahead and call it wishful thinking, or whistling past the graveyard, on the part of this union card-carrying lifelong Kentuckian whose politics are left of liberal.  But I’m not the only one who sees a potential … Continue reading →