With Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump dropping in a few swing-state polls, some in the GOP are concerned Trump also will drag down Congress members up for re-election this year. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has to decide how to hold onto his party's majority in the Senate. Salon has details.
Kentucky Legislative Research Commission
10 a.m. Public Advocacy and Personnel Cabinet provide CLE to state lawyers on new expungement law. Frankfort
If you weren't able to make the trek to Western Kentucky to the annual St. Jerome Church picnic in lovely Fancy Farm, no worries. You can watch the speeches at your convenience.
Click here to watch KET's videos of each speaker, including Gov. Matt Bevin (above).
Tuesday, Aug. 9 – state Rep. Steven Rudy, 38; Sunday, Aug. 14 – state Rep. Greg Stumbo, 65; Wednesday, Aug. 17 – state Rep. Dennis Keene, 60; Friday, Aug. 19 – state Rep. Hubie Collins, 80, and state Rep. Tim Couch, 55; Wednesday, Aug. 24 – state Rep. John Short, 52 Tuesday, Aug. 30 – state Sen. Alice Forgy Kerr, 62; Wednesday, Aug. 31 – state Rep. Robert Benvenuti III, 50
29 August 2016
8:30 a.m. Kentucky Chamber hosts Congressional forum, Louisville
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7:30 p.m. "Harry Caudill: A Man of Courage," at The Grand Theatre, Frankfort