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:
Below the Fold
Beshear's office will partner with University of Louisville to examine handling of unprocessed sexual assault kits
Cabinet for Health and Family Services-backed bill deletes several commissions and numerous required reports
Majority of Kentuckians not fearful of losing insurance; Congressional Budget Office says repeal will raise costs, leave millions without insurance
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