Next Kentucky Senate President http://wuky.org en Stivers Gets Nod As Next President Of GOP-Controlled State Senate http://wuky.org/post/stivers-gets-nod-next-president-gop-controlled-state-senate <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky.-- Senate Republicans selected a mountain politician to be their top leader on Tuesday in a move that ensures Kentucky's Appalachian region remains well-represented in the Legislature.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Robert Stivers of Manchester was chosen to become Senate president during a closed caucus in Frankfort. He will replace former Burkesville lawmaker David Williams, who resigned to accept a judicial position in southern Kentucky.</span></p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 12:10:30 +0000 Associated Press 24030 at http://wuky.org Stivers Gets Nod As Next President Of GOP-Controlled State Senate