governor’s race

Updated with Craft, Cameron reports. Beshear maintains big fundraising lead over Republican rivals.

BY: - January 3, 2023

This article has been updated with new information. FRANKFORT, KY – Gov. Andy Beshear’s re-election campaign on Tuesday reported raising $646,700 during the last quarter of 2022, bringing the total Beshear has raised to date to $5,180,200. The campaign reported having a bit over $4.7 million of that on hand. While the haul during the […]

11 GOP candidates for Kentucky governor as Maddox withdraws, citing disappointing fundraising

BY: - December 21, 2022

The Republican field for Kentucky governor is down to 11 contenders as Rep. Savannah Maddox suspended her campaign, citing  failure to raise enough money to compete. According to the Kentucky Registry of Finance, Maddox’s campaign raised just over $210,000.  Reports filed with KREF show that Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles has raised more than ​​$875,000, former […]


Al Cross’s morning line on 2023 governor’s race

BY: - December 9, 2022

This article is published with permission from the Northern Kentucky Tribune, a nonprofit publication of the Kentucky Center for Public Service Journalism. When Gov. Andy Beshear was sworn in three years ago Saturday, he was a fluke, elected by just 5,136 votes — less than 0.4% of the total — due to controversial utterances by incumbent Matt […]