Republican Kentucky Senator Jim Bunning has decided that he wont seek re-election in 2010, due mainly to the fact that he can't raise the money to do so.So, you see, democracy really does work!From an article at the Washington Post: Kentucky Republican Sen. Jim Bunning bowed to political reality today, announcing that he would not seek a third term in 2010 -- a move that drastically increases Republicans' chances of holding the seat next fall. "Over the past year, some of the leaders of...Read Full Story
Senator Jim Bunning (R-KY) is up for reelection in 2010, and the outlook is not good.Both the Cook Political Report and the Rothenberg Political Report consider Bunning's seat at risk. Bunning is running for a third term even though he's never won more than 51% of the usually red state, leading many to think that a strong Democratic candidate could snipe his seat. There's even been speculation that the GOP will run a primary candidate against the senator.Now Bunning refuses to release the...Read Full Story
Jim Bunning (born Oct. 23, 1931) is a Republican politician and senator representing Kentucky.