• EDUCATION

  • PROTECTING KENTUCKY

  • RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE

  • HEALTHCARE

  • SOCIAL SECURITY

A Message From Our Party Chair, Russell Lloyd

From our Party Chair, Russell Lloyd.   “The Election of 2016 came to a close for Louisville Democrats on November 17 when the Recanvass demanded by former Rep. Denny Butler confirmed that Rep. Elect McKenzie Cantrell won and will represent the 38th Legislative District in the Kentucky House. The Election results are, obviously, bittersweet.  Louisville …

Read More →

DNC CALLS FOR REJECTION OF TRUMP AG NOMINEE

For Immediate Release November 18, 2016 Contact: DNC Press – 202-863-8148 DNC Statement on Trump’s Choice of Sen. Sessions for Attorney General WASHINGTON – DNC Interim Chair Donna Brazile issued the following statement: “Mr. Trump’s choice of Sen. Sessions for Attorney General is deeply troubling. As the top law enforcement official in the country, the …

Read More →

McGarvey: Governing from extremes doesn’t work

There is no sugarcoating it. Kentucky Democrats got whipped this year. How and why it happened can be the subject of cracker barrel meditation, water cooler debate and social media static, but let’s look ahead. Dorothy had it right when she landed in Oz and said, “Toto, I’ve got a feeling we’re not in Kansas …

Read More →

Yarmuth, House Dems Ask Trump To Rescind Bannon Appointment

Congressman John Yarmuth and more than 140 other Democratic representatives are calling on President-elect Donald Trump to rescind the appointment of Steve Bannon as White House chief strategist. In a letter, the Democratic lawmakers accuse Bannon of being anti-Semitic and racist, citing his time as chief executive of Breitbart.com, a website that has increasingly been …

Read More →