Allison Grimes

2:15am

Wed May 21, 2014
All Politics are Local

Grimes Distancing Herself from Obama

Kentucky's expected U.S. Senatorial race is on with Incumbent  Senator Mitch McConnell and Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes as the Republican and Democratic party choices.  Grimes easily outdistanced three fellow Democrats.   

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1:32am

Wed May 21, 2014
All Politics are Local

McConnell to Face Grimes: Support from Bevin Uncertain

Incumbent Senator Mitch McConnell defeated Tea Party challenger Matt Bevin in Tuesday's Kentucky Primay

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell defeated primary challenger Matt Bevin in the primary election Tuesday. But Bevin says he isn’t ready to back the senator. 

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11:32am

Thu May 12, 2011
Politics in the Commonwealth

Experience v Big Name Support

The race for Kentucky Secretary of State features four candidates - two Republicans and two Democrats -- who want the job of overseeing the Commonwealth's elections and business filings. Kentucky Public Radio's Brenna Angel takes a look at the two Democratic hopefuls, Elaine Walker of Bowling Green and Alison Lundergan Grimes of Lexington.

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9:47am

Thu May 12, 2011
Politics in the Commonwealth

Walker Launches TV Ads

After giving her campaign a personal loan, Kentucky Secretary of State Elaine Walker was able to launch a television advertisement in her Democratic primary contest against challenger Allison Lundergran Grimes. This is a bit of a surprise considering Walker initially said she wasn’t going to go beyond direct mailers and robocalls, but the former mayor of Bowling Green appears to be taking this race seriously—albeit in the last few days of the campaign.

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