Category Archives: Legislative Updates

Legislative Update 2/15/2021


Dear Friends,As a longtime advocate for mental health, as a school board member representing the needs of  mostly high-poverty and racially re-segregated schools, and since the first moments of my first campaign for the Kentucky…

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Legislative Update 2/8/2021


Dear Friends, Last week, the General Assembly returned to Frankfort for Part 2 of the 2021 legislative session.  To describe the week as “eventful” is an understatement.  Republican-led initiatives were moved through the legislature at…

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Legislative Update 1/17/2021


Dear Friends, What a time! Part One of Kentucky’s 2021 General Assembly ended last week, against a backdrop of COVID cases and positivity rates spiking in Kentucky; ongoing economic struggles for small businesses, low-wage workers,…

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Legislative Update 4/4/2020


On Wednesday of this week, the Kentucky General Assembly took historic action to modify voting procedures in order to approve the state’s budget and several related bills.  Legislators were required to record attendance in person,…

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