Louisville news: 'Woke up Election Day, skies gunpowder and shades of gray' edition [News roundup]

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  • Where your voting booth is at. [Voter Information Center]
  • "Well, today, the Kentucky Republican is preparing to eat crow. Perhaps this will bring my friend — and thousands of other Americans who have long feared or hated Mitch McConnell — some satisfaction." [Roll Call via Bluegrass Politics]
  • McConnell is "criticizing Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan for backing limits on the ability of corporations and labor unions to influence elections." [Bluegrass Politics]
  • "According to Democratic mayoral candidate Jim King’s campaign, earlier this evening, Democratic front-runner Greg Fischer’s son, George, walked into their headquarters carrying two large 'Jim King for Mayor' yard signs that his younger brother had allegedly taken from private property." We report, you decide. [LEO Weekly]
  • "Kentucky Baptist statistics on membership and baptisms declined in 2009 over the previous year, part of an overall declining trend over the past decade." [Courier-Journal]
  • "Horseshoe Southern Indiana casino is undergoing a $3.4 million renovation to revamp its buffet and add a store highlighting Southern chef, author and television host Paula Deen." [Courier-Journal]

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About Zach Everson
Travel news/travel buzz editor at MapQuest. Previously, I was a freelance writer, contributing to The Wall Street Journal, Air Canada's enRoute, Eater, 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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