Election Night highlights: Kentucky's seven statewide officials in action
11/13/2011 02:02 PM
Gov. Steve Beshear, Attorney General Jack Conway, and Treasurer Todd Hollenbach — all Democrats — will return to their jobs in Frankfort for four more years.
They will be joined by four newbies: soon-to-be Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson, Auditor Adam Edelen, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes and Agriculture Commissioner James Comer.
Comer, the lone Republican in the group, celebrated on Tuesday while the rest of the candidates from his party came up short. Here are the highlights from Comer and the six Democratic winners:
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Rep. Brian Linder admits pressure is now on GOP, but is looking forward to help move the state forward
Gov. Bevin talks new building panel, Medicaid waiver application, gun violence and pensions in wide-ranging news conference
Sen. John Schickel says General Assembly has done 'horrible' when it comes to addressing the heroin crisis
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