Tom Loftus, Kentucky LanternFreelance Reporter
Tom Loftus is a native of Cincinnati and a graduate of The Ohio State University. His long career in Kentucky journalism includes four years as Frankfort bureau chief for The Kentucky Post and 32 years as Frankfort bureau chief for The Courier Journal. He is a member of the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame and a freelance reporter for the Kentucky Lantern.
RPK spokesman says that’s because Republicans spent their money supporting their candidates last year
Biggest spender, Chamber of Commerce, successfully sought cuts in state income tax and unemployment benefits
Corporations have put $1.65 million into party’s building fund