Kentucky Elections
2014 Kentucky Election  

Upcoming Primaries
Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
Thursday, August 7th, 2014
Saturday, August 9th, 2014
Tuesday, August 12th, 2014




Electoral Votes:  

    The was held on Tuesday, May 20th, 2014.
    The was held on Tuesday, May 20th, 2014.
    The will be held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014.
    The Senate seat currently held by Mitch McConnell will be up for election in 2014. 
    The Kentucky gubernatorial seat is not up for election in 2014.
    Kentucky Secretary of State, Division of Elections
    Democratic Party of Kentucky
    Republican Party of Kentucky

   Election 2014 The Kentucky Senate seat to be contested is currently held by republican Mitch McConnell.
   2014 Election Mitch McConnell was sworn in on January 3rd, 1985 and is serving his fifth term in office.
   2014 Election Mitch McConnell is eligible for re-election in 2014 and has declared his candidacy.

2014 Kentucky Democratic Primary Senatorial Candidates

Alison Lundergan Grimes

Secretary of State of Kentucky
Democratic Nominee      Grimes campaign website

Burrel Farnsley

Former candidate for the U.S. House to represent Kentucky's 3rd District
Defeated Democratic Candidate     

Greg Leichty

University Professor
Defeated Democratic Candidate     

Tom Recktenwald

Defeated Democratic Candidate     
2014 Kentucky Republican Primary Senatorial Candidates

Mitch McConnell

Incumbent U.S. Senator from Kentucky
Republican Nominee     McConnell campaign website

Matt Bevin

Defeated Republican Candidate    

Brad Copas

Former National Guardsman
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Chris Payne

Party promoter
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Shawna Sterling

Doctor of Philosophy in Process
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Gurley L. Martin

Former candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2010
Withdrawn Republican Candidate    
2014 Kentucky Third Party Senatorial Candidates

Ed Marksberry

Businessman, Community Leader, and Veteran of the U.S. Air Force,
Declared Independent Candidate      Marksberry campaign website

David Patterson

Peace Officer and Political Activist
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Patterson campaign website


The inclusion, removal, candidacy status and political positions of all candidates will be periodically reviewed and updated until the 2014 midterm elections. Feedback, suggestions, comments and/or corrections should be directed to our editorial staff