Primary Election is Near

The primary election is just one day away and gubernatorial candidates are making their last minute rounds throughout the state.

Governor Ernie Fletcher will be at the Bowling Green Warren County Regional Airport the afternoon of May 21, 2007, in hopes of gaining support.

Over the weekend, Democrat Steve Beshear and Republican Anne Northup were in Bowling Green to talk to voters.

Northup said she wants to tackle testing in schools and make health care coverage more affordable.

Beshear said he wants to improve the state’s educational system as well as lower health care costs.

On the Democratic ticket, Steve Henry, Steve Beshear, Gatewood Galbraith, Otis Hensley Jr., Jody Richards and Bruce Lunsford are vying for their party’s nomination and on the Republican ticket, Anne Northup and Billy Harper are challenging Governor Ernie Fletcher.

Stay connected to WBKO on Election Day as we bring you the latest on the gubernatorial race.