‘Comment’ will discuss governor’s race; ‘KY Tonight’ will look at campaign finance law

June 20, 2014 | | Comments Comments

With state Auditor Adam Edelen’s announcement that he will not run for governor next year, this weekend’s “Comment on Kentucky,” a public-affairs show of the Kentucky Educational Television network, will discuss the 2015 gubernatorial race.

Joining interim host Bill Bryant of Lexington’s WKYT-TV will be three journalists — Bill Estep of the Lexington Herald-Leader, Laura Cullen Glasscock of The Kentucky Gazette and Joe Gerth of The Courier-Journal.

The show will air live Friday at 8 p.m. on KET.

On the Monday, June 23, edition of “Kentucky Tonight” at 8 p.m. on KET and at, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss campaign finance laws.

Scheduled guests are Richard Beliles, state chair of Common Cause Kentucky;  Christopher Thacker, president of the Central Kentucky Lawyers Chapter of The Federalist Society; Joy Arnold, chair of Central Kentucky Move to Amend; and  Paul Salamanca, a University of Kentucky law professor.

Viewers with questions and comments may send e-mail to or use the message form at  Viewers may also submit questions on Twitter @BillKET or on KET’s Facebook page,  All messages should include first and last name and town or county.  The phone number for viewer calls during the program is 1-800-494-7605.

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“Kentucky Tonight is a weekly KET production, produced by Deidre Clark. Goodman is host and managing editor.

–Jack Brammer

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