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This week on Capitol Chat: a closer look at Douglas versus Cooperrider Ky. Senate GOP contest

Douglass And Cooperrider
LRC Public Information / Cooperrider for Kentucky Senate Committee

Early voting gets underway Thursday in Kentucky and next Tuesday the lion’s share of Republicans and Democrats will go to the polls to select their candidates for the general election in the fall.

This week on Capitol Chat the Kentucky Gazette's Laura Cullen Glasscock shines the spotlight on what she says is one of the most expensive primary races for a seat in the Kentucky Senate; pitting an establishment candidate against a maverick outsider. We follow the money being raised and spent in the race between incumbent Donald Douglas and business owner Andrew Cooperrider.

Bitten by the radio bug as a teenager, Alan Lytle got his start start more than 30 years ago volunteering in Clermont County, Ohio for WOBO-FM. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Broadcasting from the University of Cincinnati and worked at a variety of radio stations in the Cincinnati market, then made the move to Lexington in the mid-1990s.