Louisville news: Go nasty early edition [News roundup]

  • Both Republican candidates for U.S. Senate thanked their supporters on Twitter, but neither Democrat did. What would your moms say? [Twitter and Twitter]
  • "Aware that Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race is considered a toss-up with national import, political operatives wasted no time Wednesday trying to define Kentucky’s newly-nominated candidates as out-of-touch with the state’s conservative-leaning Democrats." [Bluegrass Politics]
  • "The failure of the General Assembly to pass a budget during this year's regular session may have cost one incumbent lawmaker his seat, officials said." Just one? Way to not hold 'em accountable electorate. [Courier-Journal]
  • Lt. Dan asked for a recount before he didn't. [LEO Weekly]
  • We're hiring writers. [Louisville.com]
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About Zach Everson
I'm the travel news/travel buzz editor at MapQuest. Previously, I was a freelance writer, contributing to The Wall Street Journal, Air Canada's enRoute, USA Today, Condé Nast Traveller, BlackBook, Curbed, Gridskipper, Deadspin, and Fox News. I also was the founding editor of Eater Louisville and the director of content and editorial strategy for Louisville.com.
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