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Proposal would expand list of those eligible for absentee ballots

A bill proposed for consideration during the 2020 General Assembly would expand the list of those allowed to cast absentee ballots.

2020 Vision: KACo Legislative Priorities

KACo's 2020 Legislative Priorities include transportation funding, jail relief and tax reform.

Beshear reveals high-level members of administration

Governor-elect Andy Beshear names four high-level members of his incoming administration.

KACo presents 2020 legislative priorities

The Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo) presented testimony in the Capitol Annex Thursday regarding its top three priorities for the 2020 legislative session: road funding, jail relief and tax reform.

2019 KACo Policy Poll RESULTS

During the 2019 KACo Annual Conference, elected officials in attendance were asked to answer a series of policy-focused questions.

Almost half of KY prisoners are incarcerated for violating parole or probation

10,876 people are incarcerated in the Commonwealth due to supervision violations.

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT.

Hoover won’t seek re-election in 2020

Rep. Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown, will not seek re-election in 2020 after serving in the House since 1997. Hoover is the longest-serving Republican legislative leader in Kentucky history.

General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7

The schedule for the 2020 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly was approved today by legislative leaders.

Candidates set in 18th House special election Nov. 5

The matchup is set for a special election in Kentucky’s 18th House District between Democrat Becky Miller and Republican Samara Heavrin, both from Grayson County.