Idle Thoughts on Democrat Amy McGrath and KY-6th Congressional Race.

Why is Democrat Amy McGrath competitive with incumbent Republican Congressman Andy Barr in the KY-6th Congressional Race?  Here is my non-expert political analysis.  Note: I do not live in the 6th.  I live in Louisville, which is a different animal from the 6th. The next largest city in KY is Lexington, which is in the…

Attempts at Swift Boating Amy McGrath in KY-6th Congressional Race.

I admire veterans because they joined the military and served.  I did not serve because I didn’t have what it takes both mentally and physically, or at least I think so.  I don’t like admitting that, but there it is. However, does it piss anyone else off when some veterans decide to attack their fellow…

Mention of KY-6th Congressional District as Possible Bellwether for Midterms.

Sometimes he can be irritating, but Steve Kornacki mentioned on “All In with Chris Hayes” that a possible bellwether for the House in this midterm election is KY-6th Congressional District.  As a reminder, this race is between Tea Party Republican Congressman Andy Barr and Democrat Amy McGrath.  The KY-6th went double digits for Trump in…

Yes, the Kentucky 6th Congressional District Is a Toss Up.

Amy McGrath is in a statistical tie with Republican Congressman Andy Barr in Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District.  As for the highlights of this article: Barr, R-Lexington, led McGrath, D-Georgetown, by one point in a telephone survey conducted Sept. 6-8 by the New York Times Upshot and Siena College. The poll has a margin of error of plus…

Trump Only Has So Much Time to Campaign For Republicans.

As noted by Howard Fineman on MTP today, Trump making time to campaign for Ted Cruz in Texas — something that screams more about Cruz’s character and that Beto O’Rourke must be doing something right — highlights the dire political straits that Trump is careening towards.  According to Fineman, Trump is running into the problem of…