From the Mansion

Former Lt. Gov. Hampton Joins Beshear Administration

In an interesting move Gov. Andy Beshear, D – Kentucky, has appointed former Gov. Matt Bevin’s second in command to a post in his administration. Beshear appointed former. Lt. Gov. Jeanean Hampton, a Republican, to the Emergency Response Commission earlier this week. Hampton, who is from Bowling Green, Kentucky, was appointed by Beshear to a...

Fmr. Gov. Matt Bevin is Seriously Thinking About Running Again

Former Gov. Matt Bevin has been busy of late – he’s been reconnecting with old contacts around the state in person and by phone, and he’s made at least one public appearance in recent weeks all in an effort of trying to line up a return to Frankfort, sources say.

Kentucky Fried Politics Top 20 Power Brokers

We all know the elected politicians at the heart of our state government, but those influencing legislation, putting lawmakers in the seats, and pulling the strings are true brokers of clout. They can open doors or close them, they pass legislation or ensure a bill dies a slow death in the committee-on-committees, in short – they are the people who pull the strings and if the time arises, collect scalps.