Free Republic 4th Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $14,353
Woo hoo!!! And the first 16% is in!! Thank you all very much!! God bless.

Keyword: kentucky

Brevity: Headers | « Text »
  • ABC News ‘slaughter in Syria’ footage appears to come from a Kentucky gun range

    10/14/2019 9:50:46 AM PDT · by gattaca · 63 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | October 14, 2019 | Becket Adams
    Are you distrustful of the coverage of what is happening now in northern Syria between the Kurds and the Turkish army? You have good reason to be. ABC aired supposedly shocking footage Monday morning purporting to be from the frontline battle between the Syrian Kurds and the invading Turks. The only problem is the footage appears to come from a nighttime demonstration at the Knob Creek Gun Range in West Point, Kentucky. After seeing a comment from Wojciech Pawelczyk, I began making some calls. As of this writing, it appears that this video is a hoax, and ABC has pulled...
  • David Carr Attacks Street Preacher

    10/14/2019 10:16:53 PM PDT · by Morgana · 7 replies
    Warriors for Christ ^ | October 12, 2019 | Warriors for Christ
    David Carr Attacks Street Preacher David Carr owns King of King’s radio network out of Somerset Ky. David attacked the street preachers who were trying to preach the truth. He publicly called Chris McComas of West Virginia voices a dumbbell and he said to Rich Penkoski of Warriors for Christ that he hopes he doesn’t preach because it doesn’t do anything. Apparently David wants to just stand there holding a sign while stepping aside to allow children to go into a bar to watch a drag show. David’s actions are a good example of why perverts and child predators are...
  • Anti-Socialism Brought Ana Navarro Into The Republican Party, And Now It’s Chasing Her Out

    10/14/2019 1:12:20 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 30 replies
    thefederalist ^ | 10/14/2019 | Kyle Sammin
    On Friday’s episode of “The View,” Sen. Rand Paul sparred with Ana Navarro, a regular contributor to the show, about the nature of socialism in Venezuela. “You talk about Venezuela in your new book,” Navarro said, “I get a lot of political ads from the Republican Party. Donald Trump has tweeted this. Many have tweeted this. If you vote for Democrats, they will turn the United States into Venezuela. Do you think that’s a fair statement to make?”
  • Spectrum investing $1.7M in NKY facility ahead of push to hire 300 (Kentucky)

    10/14/2019 10:04:31 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 3 replies
    Cincinnati Business Courier ^ | October 11, 2019 | Andy Brownfield
    Telecommunications giant Spectrum Inc. is investing nearly $2 million in a Northern Kentucky facility ahead of a push to hire on 300 more workers. Spectrum, born from the acquisition of Time Warner Cable by Charter Communications (Nasdaq: CHTR), is investing $1.7 million in upgrades to its Florence call center at 7906 Dixie Highway, which it plans to expand to 400 employees from its current 100 as the company shifts all of its residential telemarketing to the facility. "We know there's a good talent pool in Northern Kentucky and the Greater Cincinnati area," Spectrum spokesman Mike Hogan told me. Spectrum is...
  • Governor Matt Bevin: "here is more proof of how the media purposefully misinforms you"

    06/15/2017 9:16:55 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 40 replies
    (Video) As promised, here is more proof of how the media purposefully misinforms you.
  • Transgender Men Ads Lead to 8-Point Voter Swing to Repub Matt Bevin from Dem Andy Beshear

    10/08/2019 11:53:19 AM PDT · by xzins · 112 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 8 Oct 19 | DR. SUSAN BERRY
    A conservative group notes polling data shows an eight-point swing in voters’ shift to incumbent GOP Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin from Democrat candidate Andy Beshear after they view ads highlighting Beshear’s support of biological men competing in women’s sports. The Campaign for American Principles (CAP) states: The ads are moving voters in an incredible way — the chart below represents over 2,000 respondents. The gray bar represents Bevin’s support among voters BEFORE seeing the ad and the blue bar is Bevin’s support from voters AFTER seeing the ad. For voters 45-54, Bevin sees an 8pt increase in support, 55-64 give...
  • Paul hits GOP critics of Trump's Syria withdrawal: 'Neocon war caucus' always wants to stay at war

    10/07/2019 11:14:07 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 32 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 7, 2019 | Victor Garcia
    Kentucky Senator Rand Paul knocked fellow Republican senators who criticized President Trump's move to pull troops from northern Syria, calling them the "neocon war caucus." "A lot of people in your own party -- Lindsey Graham, Marco Rubio, Mitt Romney, Nikki Haley, and on and on and on — say this is a tragedy, it’s a bad move, it emboldens our enemies," Fox News host Neil Cavuto told Paul on "Your World with Neil Cavuto" Monday. "It sounded like you listed the neocon war caucus of the Senate," Paul responded, adding, "They always want to stay at war." Trump vigorously...
  • McConnell among Republicans criticizing Trump's Syria decision

    10/07/2019 3:16:40 PM PDT · by rintintin · 80 replies
    CNN ^ | Oct 7 2019 | Alex Rogers
    Top Republicans in Congress -- including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell -- criticized President Donald Trump over his decision to remove US troops from northern Syria as Turkey plans a military offensive there. McConnell urged Trump to reverse his move, saying "a precipitous withdrawal of US forces from Syria would only benefit Russia, Iran, and the Assad regime."
  • Churchill Downs to buy Turfway Park for $46 million

    10/03/2019 5:45:53 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 4 replies
    Daily Racing Form ^ | Oct 03, 2019 | Matt Hegarty
    LEXINGTON, Ky. – Churchill Downs Inc. has reached an agreement to purchase Turfway Park in Northern Kentucky for $46 million, giving the company an additional foothold in a heavily populated area to expand its casino operations. The deal, which came together quickly over the past four weeks, was reached as Churchill was mounting a challenge to Turfway Park by submitting a dates application for the track’s winter dates. Under that proposal, Churchill had said that it would build an entirely new track and casino in the northern Kentucky-Cincinnati metro area if it was awarded the dates. If accepted by the...
  • Larry Schweikart: Don’t Worry About Mitch McConnell On Impeachment

    10/02/2019 10:34:57 AM PDT · by EyesOfTX · 123 replies
    DB Daily Update ^ | David Blackmon
    Yertle’s Quiet Effectiveness Poor old Mitch McConnell. The Senate Majority Leader is frequently accused of being part of the “Swamp.” Perhaps he is, but he has been superbly effective for the last four years, and almost nobody notices. Indeed, Yertle (as I affectionately call him) has been a one-man Senate wrecking crew against liberals. Yet he is constantly under fire, most recently from Rush Limbaugh who cited Yertle’s comment that if the House impeaches President Trump, the Senate must have a trial. Well, duh. That’s the Constitution fer ya! But I don’t think it means at all what it seems,...
  • GOP senators attack whistleblower's credibility

    09/30/2019 10:36:02 AM PDT · by robowombat · 82 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09/30/19 06:00 AM EDT 13,753 | ALEXANDER BOLTON
    GOP senators attack whistleblower's credibility GOP senators attack whistleblower's credibility BY ALEXANDER BOLTON - 09/30/19 06:00 AM EDT 13,753 Republican senators scrambling to protect President Trump from a formal impeachment inquiry are attacking the credibility of the whistleblower who filed a complaint. GOP lawmakers are asserting the whistleblower did not have firsthand knowledge of the actions detailed in the complaint and question whether the person had a political agenda. “It doesn’t come from a person with personal knowledge. It’s like I heard these people say this, and now I’m reporting it. I think that is pretty bizarre,” said Sen. John...
  • GOP Leadership Memo Suggests Senate Cannot Block Trial If House Votes To Impeach Trump

    09/29/2019 10:04:26 PM PDT · by rintintin · 128 replies
    Huffpost ^ | Sept 28 2019 | Mary Papenfuss
    The Republican leadership issued a memo Saturday clarifying that the Senate must take action if the House of Representatives approves articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. The statement came in response to concerns that the Senate could simply refuse to hold a trial. “There is no way we could somehow bar the doors and prevent the managers from presenting the articles to the Senate,” stated the memo, which was obtained by HuffPost. “The rules of impeachment are clear on this point.” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) also said as much in a March interview with NPR: “If it...
  • Rep. Mo Brooks: Ditch Mitch McConnell, find 'somebody bold' to lead the Senate

    07/28/2017 5:49:20 AM PDT · by cotton1706 · 35 replies ^ | 7/28/17 | Pete Kasperowicz
    Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., said Friday that it's time for new leadership in the Senate after Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., failed to bring a healthcare reform bill over the finish line. Brooks said on CNN that he hopes the Senate doesn't stop trying to pass a bill, but said if the Senate is done, the GOP should start looking for a new leader. "If they're gonna quit, well then, by golly, maybe they ought to start at the top with Mitch McConnell leaving his position, and letting somebody new, somebody bold, somebody conservative take the reins so that they...
  • McConnell Says It's 'Laughable' To Think Trump Deserves To Be Impeached

    09/26/2019 9:03:00 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 107 replies ^ | 9/26/19
    For Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the very notion that President Donald Trump could be deserving of impeachment seemed "laughable" After having read a summary of the July phone call between Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky that sparked House Democrats' impeachment inquiry into the president, McConnell said on Wednesday that it was "laughable to think this is anywhere close to an impeachable offense." "If this is the 'launching point' for House Democrats' impeachment process, they've already overplayed their hand," the Senate Majority Leader said.
  • VIDEO: Rep. Jackson Lee Describes Her Terrifying Experience Holding An AR-15

    09/23/2019 8:53:29 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 69 replies
    defensemaven ^ | 9/22/2019 | Sandy Malone
    Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) demonstrated a shocking level of ignorance when she recently described having held an AR-15 (video below). "I don't know what else it takes but I don't believe we can stop at the door of the United States House,” Jackson Lee told reporters in the Capitol building. “I believe there will have to be an emergence of members of the House flooding the United States Senate for Senator McConnell to understand that these initiatives today, my gun storage bill, my bill that I've introduced dealing with the caliber weapon, I've held an...
  • California adds Iowa to 'travel ban' over refusal to fund gender transitions

    09/16/2019 6:50:01 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 50 replies
    Fox News ^ | 09/16/2019 | Gregg Re
    California announced last week that it has added Iowa to the list of states on its ever-expanding “travel ban” list because of that state’s new prohibition against funding gender-transition surgeries under Medicaid. The announcement by state Attorney General Xavier Becerra means that as of Oct. 4, California will no longer offer taxpayer-funded trips to Iowa for any public employee or student at a state-run university. Becerra’s authority came from a 2016 California law signed by then-Gov. Jerry Brown that bars state-funded travel to other states that undercut LGBT rights. The blacklist already included Alabama, Kentucky, North Carolina, Texas, Oklahoma and...
  • Rand Paul Warns Trump Against “Needless Escalation” Of War

    09/16/2019 6:11:42 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 49 replies
    Summit News ^ | 09/16/19
    President says he’s ‘locked and loaded’ to attack Iran As President Trump warned that the US is “locked and loaded” to respond to the drone attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil supply this past weekend, Senator Rand Paul warned that hitting Iran would be a “big mistake.” Appearing on CNN, Paul warned that any attack on Iran would constitute a “needless escalation” of war. “The Iraq War, President Trump has said, was the biggest geopolitical blunder of the last generation,” Paul said. “It destabilized the Middle East and increased the strength of Iran and tipped the balance toward Iran,” the Senator...
  • Hiring Soon!! (Paper Mill jobs in Kentucky)

    09/13/2019 1:21:45 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 7 replies
    The Ledger Independent ^ | September 6, 2019 | Rod Baker
    International Paper, a major pulp and paper producer is seeking its next generation of top operators. Best advancement opportunities available in decades. Our Maysville Mill needs hourly production workers at a starting rate of $19.38. Technologically advanced operations, leading edge training, outstanding benefits, and employment with a community leader awaits you. JOB REQUIREMENTS • Minimum high school graduate or GED • Must be: – At least 18 years of age – Eligible for employment in the U.S. • Must be willing to meet the following requirements: – Undergo a drug screen for illicit use of drugs as a condition of...
  • Walmart Open Carry Ban - Lexington, Kentucky

    09/10/2019 6:42:58 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 136 replies
    Ron Mest Sports ^ | 09/07/19 | Ron Mest Sports
    This video takes a look at what happens when you open-carry with a pistol in a Walmart store. The location is Lexington, Kentucky and this man was permanently banned from all Walmart's in the USA.Do not blame the police as they are doing there job by request of Wally World. Whether business or personal property, you can have a person permanently removed and banned from re-entering. Your thoughts about this?       
  • Rand Paul signals support for Red Flags

    08/13/2019 11:32:24 AM PDT · by RandFan · 143 replies
    Yahoo news ^ | 8/13/2019 | AP
    Paul, a strong gun-rights advocate, signaled his willingness to support something along the lines of "red flag" laws that allow guns to be removed from those who may be a danger to themselves and others. "I'm not opposed to sort of an emergency order for 48 hours and then you get a hearing in a court where you get the full due-process protections," he said in the interview. "It's the one thing that could fix a lot of stuff. I think most of these homicidal attackers ... are sending off signals to their family and community."