Heath Lovell http://wkyufm.org en Controversy Continues over Political Ad in Kentucky http://wkyufm.org/post/controversy-continues-over-political-ad-kentucky <p>A lawyer for U.S. Representative Ben Chandler's re-election campaign contends that a coal executive featured in at least three political ads has become a public figure, which negates claims he has been slandered. Louisville attorney John McGarvey responded by letter to a claim that the Chandler campaign had slandered River View Coal Vice President Heath Lovell.&nbsp; Chandler, a Democrat, is opposed in the Sixth District race by Republican Andy Barr.</p><p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 16:31:12 +0000 Associated Press & Dan Modlin 19802 at http://wkyufm.org