No War on Women

As the midterm elections near, national Republicans are up with ads countering accusations the GOP is waging a war on women. Politico has the story.

President Obama gave Republican candidates a gift, of sorts, by confirming the GOP narrative that next month's election is a referendum on Obama policies.

Obama & Elections

RealClear Politics has the skinny on recent polls for Kentucky's U.S. Senate race.

Campaign pro Neil Oxman talks about his 30 years of making political ads on NPR's  "On Point"

Rand Paul dilemma: His Dad's Record

Daybook

28 October 2014

8:00 am.: Workers' Comp seminar, by the Ky Chamber  of Commerce, Lexington

23 October 2014

7:30 p.m.: Ex-Ambassador    K. Adelman on "Reagan at Reykjavic.' At EKU

The Kentucky Gazette

The Commonwealth's Journal

on Public Affairs, Government & Politics

Talk About It

Birthdays

Monday, Oct 6. – state Sen. Ray Jones II, 45; Tuesday Oct. 7 – state Rep. Tom Riner, 68; Friday, Oct. 10 – state Rep. Tommy Thompson, 66; Sunday, Oct. 12 – state Rep. Terry Mills, 64; Thursday, Oct. 16 – state Rep. Mike Harmon, 48.

Kentucky Legislative Research Commission

and Mary Alford, Owenton

7-10 October 2014

11:00 am.: Kentucky League of Cities Expo! Louisville