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Encyclopedia > Mike Ward (Kentucky Congressman)

Mike Ward was a member of the Kentucky House of Representatives representing the Highlands area of Louisville, Kentucky when he was elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1994. Ward won Kentucky's Third Congressional District seat that was being vacated by Romano L. Mazzoli. Ward was one of few Democrats to win an open seat in the heavily Republican year of 1994. Ward defeated a field of candidates including Charlie Owen in the primary and defeated Republican nominee Susan Stokes, a fellow member of the Kentucky House of Representatives, in the general election. Kentucky House of Representatives is the lower house of the Kentucky General Assembly, the state legislature of Kentucky. ... Louisville (usually pronounced ; see Pronunciation below) is Kentuckys largest city and the 16th largest city in the United States. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States, the other being the Senate. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Romano L. Mazzoli represented Kentuckys Third Congressional District (Louisville, Kentucky and other parts of Jefferson County, Kentucky in the United States House of Representatives from 1971 through 1995. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Charlie Owen is a businessman residing in Louisville, Kentucky. ... Kentucky House of Representatives is the lower house of the Kentucky General Assembly, the state legislature of Kentucky. ...


In 1996 Ward lost his seat in the general election to Republican Anne Northup. Ward did not run again for the seat. Ward served in the Peace Corps during the second term of Bill Clinton. Since 2001 Ward has hosted a successful talk radio show in Louisville that is currently in its fourth year. Ward's radio show is a liberal/moderate counterweight to generally conservative talk radio programming. 1996 (MCMXCVI) is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Rep. ... Peace Corps volunteers usually serve for two years. ... William Jefferson Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe, III on August 19, 1946) was the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001. ... Talk radio is a radio format which features discussion of topical issues. ...

Preceded by:
Romano L. Mazzoli
U.S. Congressman, Kentucky 3rd District
1995-1997
Succeeded by:
Anne Northup

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