Politics

Report: Republicans Just Flipped a House Seat in KY That’s Been Held By Dems for 33 Years

You may not know this, but there was a very special “special election” in Kentucky, and Republicans won YUGE.

A Kentucky Republican flipped a longtime blue-state House seat red on Tuesday.

House District 99 that has been blue for 33 years is now a lovely shade of conservative red.

MORE NEWS: Report: Meghan Furious, Lashes Out at Royals “If Anyone Should be Insulted, It’s Us!”

GOP Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel and President Donald Trump celebrated the win on Twitter.

Ronna wrote: “BIG WIN in Kentucky House District 99. It’s a district Democrats held for 33 YEARS, where Democrats outnumber Republicans by double digits, and one the Democrat governor carried in 2019. But tonight, Republicans flipped the seat!”

And President Trump wrote: “Big Story, Big Win – Except in the Fake News, which won’t cover it!”

Republican Richard White won the open seat for House District 99. Rocky Adkins formerly held it.

Adkins, a Democrat, held the district since the 1980s. He is now serving as senior advisor to Governor Andy Beshear, D-Kentucky.

House District 99 represents voters in Rowan, Elliott, and Lewis counties.

Republican Richard White defeated Democrat Bill Redwine in the special election. [WKYT]

This is really great news.

It shows Dems don’t have “excitement or en energy” if they can’t hold a seat that they’ve had for 33 years.

Could not load the poll.

It’s the same thing we’ve seen during the Dem primaries. Low and unenthusiastic turnout.

Great news for Republicans in our quest to win back the House!

 

Attn: Wayne Dupree is a free speech champion who works tirelessly to bring you news that the mainstream media ignores. But he needs your support in order to keep delivering quality, independent journalism. You can make a huge impact in the war against fake news by pledging as little as $5 per month. Please click here Patreon.com/WDShow to help Wayne battle the fake news media.

Leave a Comment