Kentucky Democratic Party

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  Their grip on power in Kentucky's legislature was swept away by the Trump wave of 2016, but Democrats are fighting back with their biggest lineup of candidates in years.

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  The Kentucky Democratic Party is denouncing a letter sent to state lawmakers that suggests pensions for teachers and other public sector employees are too generous.

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So far, nine Democratic members of the Kentucky House of Representatives have announced they won’t seek re-election to the Republican-dominated chamber this November.

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The new chair of Kentucky’s Democratic Party is banking on voters pushing back against Republicans’ near-total control of state government and congressional offices.

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The new leader of the Kentucky Democratic Party says the “Republican experiment” has failed. 

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The Kentucky Democratic Party has named a new chair. The KDP State Central Executive Committee elected Ben Self to the position on Saturday. 

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Republican leaders in the state House of Representatives have hired a law firm to look into sexual harassment allegations against multiple GOP members.

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A veteran Democratic state representative from Louisville says he will not seek re-election next year. 

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The first woman to fly an F-18 fighter jet in combat says she’ll run as a Democrat for the central Kentucky Congressional seat currently held by U.S. Rep. Andy Barr.

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Kentucky Senate Democrats are calling for the resignation of Sen. Julian Carroll after news reports that he allegedly groped and asked a man for sex more than a decade ago.

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