Hollywood vs. Wall Street? Campaigns jump to define McGrath and Barr in Kentucky.

by DANIEL DESROCHERS AND LESLEY CLARK ddesrochers@herald-leader.com lclark@mcclatchydc.com LEXINGTON — November’s election in Kentucky’s Sixth Congressional District will be between a radical political newcomer supported by elite Hollywood liberals and a Wall Street-backed incumbent who puts the interest of wealthy Americans over everyday Kentuckians. At least, that’s what the campaigns would have you believe. For the…

Greg Fischer and Angela Leet win primary races for Louisville mayor

by Morgan Watkins, Louisville Courier Journal – Courier Journal reporters Phillip Bailey and Mandy McLaren break down of Kentucky’s primary election results. Scott Utterback/Courier Journal Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and Metro Councilwoman Angela Leet won their mayoral primary elections Tuesday night — victories that propel both candidates toward a face-off this fall over violent crime, economic development and…