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When I talk to people about our candidate for Congress here in the district, I ask them a simple question, "how long do we have to wait before someone tackles the poverty issue in our region?" I ...
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Oct 06, 2010 at 09:37 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
I know what you're thinking (I can read minds, you know). You're thinking "Progressives actually exist in rural Southeast Kentucky?", and my answer is "Yes, they do!" and one of them is running to ...
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 53 comments on Sat Oct 02, 2010 at 06:25 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
I was so proud when I heard that my Congressman, Kentucky Republican Harold 'King of Pork' Rogers was dubbed the August "Porker of the Month" by Citizens Against Government Waste. Why, you may ask? ...
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Sep 14, 2010 at 08:27 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Hello again to the DailyKos community! After a month long break from posting diaries, I again take pen (or, in this case, keyboard) in hand to introduce you to a candidate I am advocating for here ...
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Sep 04, 2010 at 04:06 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Most people in Kentucky's 5th Congressional District, the second poorest district in the nation, don't know about Congressman Rogers and his deplorable voting record. We must make this ...
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Aug 06, 2010 at 05:18 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
So I've been posting for a month now on Daily Kos about our Congressional race here in Southeast Kentucky. Jim Holbert is our nominee for Congress and he is in need of your help. I hope you will be ...
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Aug 01, 2010 at 04:53 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Congressman Hal Rogers of Kentucky's 5th District wants you to pay $5 Million to help Cheetahs in Namibia. Oh wait, he wants to help his ...
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Jul 28, 2010 at 07:02 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
In politics, it's a constant effort to raise money. But when you're the underdog, who has no connections, it's like pulling teeth raising money. That's the kind of situation I'm in.
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jul 25, 2010 at 05:20 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
We have an outstanding opportunity, here in Kentucky, to elect more and better Democrats to represent the Bluegrass State. Right here in the 5th Congressional District,
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Jul 24, 2010 at 07:08 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I haven't written a diary in a few days, mainly because I've been busy planning a fundraiser for our Progressive Democrat running for Congress in Kentucky's 5th District,
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jul 23, 2010 at 06:56 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jul 20, 2010 at 06:35 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
You might expect Progressives to get a cold reception in rural Southeastern Kentucky. But the opposite is true. Wherever I go, whoever I talk to, our message is being well received.
by DudeInKY
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jul 12, 2010 at 09:49 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Will you spend just a minute of your time and go vote for Jim Holbert in Democracy for America's 2010 Grassroots AllStar endorsement?
by JimHolbertforCongress
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Jul 04, 2010 at 12:11 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Greetings to everyone here at Daily Kos. My name is Halyn Roth, and I’m Jim Holbert’s campaign manager here in Kentucky’s 5th District. As I write this blog post, Kentuckians ...
by JimHolbertforCongress
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Jun 28, 2010 at 10:15 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
A few days ago, I posted a diary about the lack of response the Jim Holbert ...
by ekyprogressive
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jun 11, 2010 at 06:31 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Today is the Money Bomb Day For Ky-05 progressive candidate Jim Holbert. I was hoping to get a little bit of help trying to take ...
by ekyprogressive
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Apr 30, 2010 at 06:27 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I am a volunteer for the Campaign of Jim Holbert , who is running for Kentucky'...
by ekyprogressive
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Mar 22, 2010 at 07:25 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Republican Representative Hal Rogers of Kentucky's 5th Congressional District ...
by ekyprogressive
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Feb 21, 2010 at 12:21 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. The House of Representatives voted today to shift student loans to the government freeing up $80 ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Sep 17, 2009 at 06:29 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Gov. Steve Beshear is making a move to take over the Kentucky State Senate by appointing Republican State Senators to high paying state jobs. He appointed Charlie Borders to the Public Service ...
by SouthernINDem
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jul 28, 2009 at 08:30 PM PDT with 5 Recommends