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Citing Barr’s vote on health care bill, group working to find an opponent in 6th district race

A Democratic-oriented political group is trying to drum up opposition for 6th District U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, R-Lexington, citing his vote for the Republican health-care bill. The first featured speaker at the kickoff event by The People’s Campaign was Colmon Eldridge, an aide to then-Gov. Steve Beshear when the administration embraced Obamacare in 2014. Asked afterward if he might be a candidate,...

People in the News: Patterson named KCTC system director; Newman to lead Dominion Senior Living

Daniel Patterson has been named system director of virtual student services for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). Daniel Patterson He most recently served as a system financial aid program coordinator. Prior to that, he was interim financial aid director at Somerset Community College and was outbound operations supervisor for Presidium, Inc., now Blackboard Student Services,...