April 29, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for April 29, 2011
"Republican gubernatorial candidate David Williams and his running mate, Richie Farmer, defended Farmer’s controversial state expenses Thursday before boarding a big blue-and-white bus to start their 'Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way' campaign tour of the state. Williams, president of the state...
April 27, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for April 27, 2011
"Caving to political pressure, Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer has apologized for not participating in furlough days ordered by Gov. Steve Beshear and has donated portions of his salary to charity. Earlier this month, Farmer, who is running for lieutenant governor, rejected...
April 25, 2011 - 9:57am
Local news for April 25, 2011
"State Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer spent $1,576 in state money last month while promoting the Department of Agriculture’s Kentucky Proud program at the Sweet Sixteen boys’ basketball tournament in Lexington. Much of that cost was for four nights at a $359-a-night suite at the Lexington...
April 14, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for April 14, 2011
"State Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer made his first legal response Tuesday to his estranged wife's divorce petition. In his response to Rebecca Farmer's suit in Franklin Circuit Court, Richie Farmer said he disagrees with her statements that their marriage is irretrievably broken and...
April 11, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for April 11, 2011
"Rebecca Farmer, the wife KY Commissioner of Agriculture and current Lt.