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‘Kentucky Tonight’ announces candidate programs for Kentucky primary races


‘Kentucky Tonight’ announces candidate programs for Kentucky primary races

For Release: 05/05/23 4:06 PM

KET continues its in-depth political coverage with Kentucky Tonight programs featuring candidates in Kentucky’s statewide primary races.

The Kentucky Tonight programs with primary candidates, hosted by Renee Shaw, will air Mondays, April 24 – May 8, on KET beginning at 8/7 pm. The programs also will stream live at and will be archived online at

The schedule for candidate programs, which is subject to change, is as follows:

April 24

State Treasurer (Republican)
Candidates appearing:
• Andrew Cooperrider
• Mark Metcalf
• O.J. Oleka

Agriculture Commissioner (Democrat)
Candidates appearing:
• Sierra Enlow

Agriculture Commissioner (Republican)
Candidates appearing:
• Richard Heath

May 1

Governor (Republican)
Candidates appearing:
• Daniel Cameron
• Kelly Craft
• Eric Deters
• Alan Keck
• Ryan Quarles

May 8

Secretary of State (Republican)
Candidates appearing:
• Michael Adams

Viewers with questions and comments may send email to or use the message form at Viewers may also submit questions and comments on Twitter @KyTonightKET.  The phone number for viewer questions during the program is 1-800-494-7605.  All messages should include first and last name and town or county.

Candidates invited to appear on these programs have demonstrated satisfaction of KET’s candidate invitation criteria, published at

Kentucky Tonight programs are available online at and are rebroadcast on KET, KET KY, and radio. Kentucky Tonightis a weekly KET production.

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Elizabeth Greenfield
Director of Marketing and Communications