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Officials celebrate completed eastern Kentucky highway

Jul. 21, 2022 04:03 AM EDT

TYNER, Ky. (AP) — Elected officials celebrated the completion of a $220 million highway project in eastern Kentucky that improved the route for three rural counties to Interstate 75 in London. The final stretch of the new Kentucky 30 straightened the route between Tyner in Jackson...

McGarvey awaiting GOP opponent in Kentucky's 3rd District

May. 18, 2022 18:05 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Morgan McGarvey will have to wait to find out who he will face in the Louisville-area congressional race as two Republicans remain locked in a close primary contest. Now the Democratic nominee in Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District, McGarvey won his party's...

A guide to Tuesday's primary election in Kentucky

May. 17, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Candidates in Kentucky's primary competed Tuesday for the chance to earn their party’s nominations in federal, state and local races. U.S. SENATE Republican incumbent Rand Paul won his party's nomination as he pursues a third term, defeating...

Democrat McGarvey wins Louisville-area congressional primary

May. 17, 2022 22:58 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Morgan McGarvey has won the Democratic nomination in the Louisville-area U.S. House district, advancing to a fall matchup in which he shoulders his party’s hopes for maintaining its lone seat in Kentucky’s Republican-dominated congressional delegation. ...

Harold Rogers wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Kentucky's 5th Congressional District.

May. 17, 2022 19:18 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Harold Rogers wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Kentucky's 5th Congressional District.

2 lawmakers vie to replace Kentucky's only Dem in Congress

May. 13, 2022 12:29 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — When the only Democrat representing Kentucky in Congress announced his retirement last year, many expected a frenzy of contenders vying to replace him. Instead, voters in the state's most competitive Democratic congressional primary will choose Tuesday between only two...