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The Political happenings of Madison County, KY

Thank You Berea, Chad & Letha Hembree

Chad & Letha Hembree

I am humbled by and grateful to the citizens of Berea for allowing me to serve on the Berea City Council. I am proud to be a representative of the greatest community in Kentucky. I offer my congratulations to all the winners and look forward to working with them. My hats off to all the candidates that participated in this clean race. Thank You!

Chad Hembree

The Madison County Chapter of the I-75 Disconnectors to Hold Meeting

The Madison County Disconnectors will once again be meeting at the Madison County Public Library in Richmond on Tuesday November 13, 2012 from 6 to 8 pm. We will be having a special guest Dr. Alice Jones from Eastern Kentucky University, please come out a join us and learn what you can do to help.

To learn more about the I-75 Connector and the harm it will do to Madison Co., visit http://www.stopi75connector.com/. A collective voice can make quite a difference. If you have further questions, please email us at [email protected] We hope to see you there.

Interested in Being Paid to Serve as a Poll Worker?

Madison Co. KY

The Madison County Board of Elections is seeking individuals wishing to serve as poll workers on Election Day, November 6, 2012 from 5:30am to 6:30pm. No experience necessary.

The base rate of pay is $125 for those that work Election Day. Some positions pay an additional rate.

If you are interested in serving, you are required to attend one of the scheduled training courses below. All trainings will be held at the Madison County Extension Office on Duncannon Road.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 1pm
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 6pm
Thursday, October 25 at 3pm
Thursday, October 25 at 6pm

If you cannot make one of these classes but wish to serve or if you have any questions, please contact our office at 859-624-4703.

The Madison County Chapter of the I-75 Disconnectors to Hold Meeting

The Madison County Chapter of the I-75 Disconnectors will host a meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 9th from 6-8pm at the Richmond Public Library. We will be discussing the next step in blocking the development of the I-75 Connector. There are a lot of new initiatives and some updates that will be addressed. We welcome you to attend if you oppose this project.

To learn more about the I-75 Connector and the harm it will do to Madison Co., visit http://www.stopi75connector.com/. A collective voice can make quite a difference. If you have further questions, please email us at [email protected] We hope to see you there.

The Madison County Chapter of the I-75 Disconnectors to Hold Meeting

The Madison County Chapter of the I-75 Disconnectors will host a meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 9th from 6-8pm at the Richmond Public Library. We will be discussing the next step in blocking the development of the I-75 Connector. There are a lot of new initiatives and some updates that will be addressed. We welcome you to attend if you oppose this project.

To learn more about the I-75 Connector and the harm it will do to Madison Co., visit http://www.stopi75connector.com/. A collective voice can make quite a difference. If you have further questions, please email us at [email protected] We hope to see you there.

Ben Chandler: Attacking Success

Robert New

Ben Chandler has been in Washington too long. When you sacrifice your ability to represent the voters who supported and elected you in exchange for ideologies that threaten their jobs and livelihood for your own personal gain it is time to come home. Ben Chandler has crossed that line.

He is so far over the line in fact he is ashamed to meet with his constituents in open town halls and is hesitant to appear in open debates. If you have governed and voted on your core beliefs, you will have no problem explaining your actions. But Ben has had to rely on a page from the Daley’s Chicago dirty politics playbook. One of lying, attacking, and distorting the truth.

It is one thing to attack your opponent, we’ve come to expect that during tough campaigns. But to attack someone personally who is a hardworking Continue reading Ben Chandler: Attacking Success