Kentucky

Nick Storm

Nick Storm is the founder of Kentucky Fried Politics, Kentucky’s source for political news. He is a veteran statewide reporter, anchor and the former managing editor of cn|2 Pure Politics, a Kentucky statewide cable political news program. Nick broke numerous national and statewide stories, including an expose on former Gov. Julian Carroll who sought sex in exchange for help getting a man into art school. Nick’s work has been featured in The Intercept, Politico, Roll Call, The Hill, The Daily Beast, and the Washington Post among others. He is twice Emmy nominated, and the winner of the 2018 Society for Professional Journalists Louisville Chapter Investigative report of the year. Nick is a graduate of Leadership Louisville class of 2020. Nick’s documentary film ‘Outlaw Poet: The Legend of Ron Whitehead’, the story of friend and contemporary of Kentuckian Hunter S. Thompson is due to be released in 2021. Nick worked for the United States Department of Justice from August 2018 until January of 2021.