Decision 2020

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Decision 2020: Election Coverage

Decision 2020: Coronavirus & The Campaigns

(NBC News) -- As President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden faced each other on the debate stage Thursday, the COVID-19 pandemic was a main topic of focus...just as…

Decision 2020 - Tom Morris

This 2020 Election season, WNKY 40 News is committed to providing an in-depth look at each candidate running for prominent local races. The next candidate we’re profiling is Tom Morris, running…

Debate Night Arrives

(NBC News)  -- With the candidates arriving in Nashville and the plexiglass barriers in place, the stage is set for a presidential debate like no other. It's the last chance before election day…

Landlord Threatens Rent Hike If Biden Wins

FORT MORGAN, Colo. (KUSA/NBC News) -- The landlord of a trailer park in Fort Morgan, Colorado, allegedly sent a note to residents warning rent would most likely double in…

Decision 2020 - Chris Page

This 2020 Election season, WNKY 40 News is committed to providing an in-depth look at each candidate running for prominent local races. The next candidate we’re profiling is Chris Page, running as a…

Oliver 2020: Dog Runs For President

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WJAR/NBC News) -- There's a new presidential candidate begging for votes in Fall River, Massachusetts. Oliver Winston Churchill Finelli, a 2-year-old goldendoodle, is running on the Independent…

Decision 2020: Battleground Pennsylvania

(NBC News) -- With early voting underway across the country and less than two weeks to go before election day, the presidential campaigns are turning their attention to a crucial battleground state:…

Decision 2020 - Todd Alcott

This 2020 Election season, WNKY 40 News is committed to providing an in-depth look at each candidate running for prominent local races. The next candidate we’re profiling is Todd Alcott, running for mayor…

Decision 2020: Two Weeks To Go

(NBC News) -- The Presidential Debate Commission has announced they will mute the opponent's microphone during each candidate's two-minute response during Thursday night's debate. In response, the Trump campaign is…

Sunrise Spotlight - Mayor Bruce Wilkerson

Outgoing Bowling Green Mayor Bruce Wilkerson sits down with WNKY's Tej Joshi to discuss life, his health and his time serving the Bowling Green community in office. For our complete Decision 2020…

Dueling attacks in Kentucky's big-spending Senate race

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Democrat Amy McGrath is flush with campaign cash as she enters the final days of her bid to unseat Sen. Mitch McConnell in Kentucky. McGrath is using some of her money to amplify an awkward moment…

Decision 2020: Dueling Town Halls

(NBC News) -- President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee return to the campaign trail Friday after reaching out to the American people Thursday evening in dueling televised town halls. During…

Undelivered absentee ballots found in dumpster in Kentucky

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Postal inspectors are investigating the discovery of 112 unopened absentee ballots inside a dumpster in Kentucky. News outlets report a contractor found the ballots in eastern Jefferson County on Thursday. The ballots had not been filled…

Decision 2020 - Rick Williams

Our penultimate interview in our series highlighting candidates for Bowling Green City Commission is Rick Williams. The last interview we're waiting to schedule is with incumbent Joe Denning. Denning has been contacted and…

Decision 2020 - Dana Beasley Brown

We continue our Decision 2020 series on Dana Beasley Brown, the newest incumbent running for another term on the Bowling Green City Commission. This interview was recorded before controversy arose involving a…

Decision 2020: Early Voting Shatters Records

(NBC News) -- With exactly three weeks to go until election day more than 10 million Americans have already voted early, shattering past records. Voters lined up for hours across…

Decision 2020 - Carlos Bailey

This 2020 Election season, WNKY 40 News is committed to providing an in-depth look at each candidate running for prominent local races. The next candidate we’re profiling is Carlos Bailey, running for a…

Decision 2020: Three Weeks To Go

WASHINGTON (NBC News) -- President Trump returned to the campaign trail Monday for the first time since his COVID-19 hospitalization. Appearing before a largely mask-less crowd in Florida, Mr. Trump…

McConnell, McGrath spar over federal response to coronavirus

(AP) -- Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Amy McGrath have sparred over the federal response to the coronavirus crisis in a hard-hitting televised debate. McGrath, a retired Marine combat pilot, was aggressive from the outset Monday evening.…

In-person early voting begins Tuesday

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - The general election is getting close and you cannot request an absentee ballot for the 2020 election anymore, but Tuesday morning begins early in person voting in Kentucky. SkyPAC…

McConnell visits healthcare workers in Tompkinsville

TOMPKINSVILLE, KY. - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell stopped in Tompkinsville Friday to speak to healthcare workers. During an interview with WNKY40 he said the Senate would be masked up and following COVID-19…

Booby-Trapped Trump Sign Injures Worker

(NBC News) -- Officials in Commerce Township, Michigan say they may seek legal action after a township worker was cut by razor blades that were taped along a political sign. In…

Decision 2020: The Texting Election

(NBC News) -- With just weeks before election day efforts to reach voters digitally are intensifying. "If there is a screen in front of you, the campaigns are going to use…

Adams: Kentucky hits 'sweet spot' with absentee balloting

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's secretary of state predicts about 700,000 Kentuckians will have requested absentee ballots before Friday’s deadline. Michael Adams says that rate is “right in the sweet spot” for election officials juggling mail-in and in-person voting for…

Trump Rejects Virtual Debate

WASHINGTON (NBC News) -- President Trump says he will not take part in a virtual debate with former Vice President Joe Biden. The format of the debate was changed following Mr. Trump's…

Decision 2020 - Melinda Hill

This 2020 Election season, WNKY 40 News is committed to providing an in-depth look at each candidate running for prominent local races. The next candidate we’re profiling is Melinda Hill, running for a…

Local Democrats hold political rally

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - With election day nearing, and in-person early voting coming even sooner, Democrats held a political rally at the Garvin House in Bowling Green Thursday night. Candidates for varying…

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