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By KENNY COLSTON

Kentucky Democratic Party

Though the 30-day short legislative session is winding down, a one-year budget must still be passed.

Want to know what I'm all about? Well, it's simple.

I think it's the job of the attorney general to stand up and fight regardless of political party.

I mean, that typically should go without saying, right? But, seems like in these tricky days that too many politicians put party over people.

That's my promise to you, as your attorney general, I'll put the people of Kentucky first and work to root out corruption in all its forms.

KENTUCKY DEMOCRATIC PARTY

Frankfort, KY -- The following is a statement from Kentucky Democratic Party Chair, Ben Self, on the injunction granted Monday by the Franklin Circuit Court, against the State Board of Elections: 

Andy Beshear is calling out Matt Bevin on social media for falsely claiming on video, "there is nothing that has ever been advocated at the state or federal level, that would ever take away somebody’s health care coverage due to a pre-existing condition."
In particular, Beshear said that claim is "1

KENTUCKY DEMOCRATIC PARTY

Frankfort, Ky. - In case you missed it, State Representatives Derrick Graham, Joni Jenkins and Angie Hatton unveiled new legislative proposals that would boost transparency in government, including new rules to require the governor to disclose the use of state-owned aircraft for personal or political purposes. 

It's time to play a game that people in politics like to call "follow the money."

I'll start: your grassroots contributions to my campaign are a straight line. They go right from you to our effort to restore accountability to Kentucky's attorney general's office.

EDITOR'S NOTE: Tony Evers beat Wisconsin's union-busting Gov. Scott Walker last November. Walker is a hero of Matt Bevin, Kentucky's union-busting governor.

When I got into the race for governor, nobody thought a lifelong educator could win in one of the most competitive governor’s races in the country.

With 26 days until Election Day, a political science professor at the University of Louisville is telling the Courier-Journal: "Education will play a prominent role in this upcoming election. There's no doubt about that."

“It is not clear what rules govern this election.”

Frankfort, KY-- On Thursday, the Kentucky Democratic Party filed a lawsuit in Franklin Circuit Court against the State Board of Elections (SBE) for unlawfully placing 175,000 registered Kentucky voters on an “Inactive” list, infringing their right to vote.

In September, the KDP called on the SBE to immediately halt the policy and restore the voter registrations.