Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson http://wuky.org en Abramson Says He Will Not Run For Governor In 2015 http://wuky.org/post/abramson-says-he-will-not-run-governor-2015 <p>ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. - Kentucky's Lieutenant Governor says he is taking a pass on running for governor in 2015.</p><p></p><p>Speaking Tuesday afternoon to the Elizabethtown Rotary Club, Democrat Jerry Abramson said he wants to spend his remaining two-and-a-half years in Frankfort as an education advocate.</p><p>Abramson had previously said he was considering a gubernatorial bid. He told his Hardin County audience Tuesday that he wants to be an "education warrior" who helps the commonwealth develop a more skilled and educated workforce.</p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 17:36:34 +0000 Kevin Willis & Kentucky Public Radio 35621 at http://wuky.org Abramson Says He Will Not Run For Governor In 2015 Abramson Mulling A Gubernatorial Bid http://wuky.org/post/abramson-mulling-gubernatorial-bid <p>MURRAY, Ky. -- Kentucky’s Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson says he may announce his intentions regarding a run for Governor before or shortly after the August 3<sup>rd</sup> Fancy Farm Picnic.&nbsp; Abramson has served as Kentucky’s Lieutenant Governor since 2012 and previously served as Louisville Mayor for 21 years.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Abramson is one of a number of democrats discussing a run for the office including term limited Attorney General Jack Conway and former State Auditor Crit Luallen.</p><p></p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 17:49:36 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio's Chad Lampe 34689 at http://wuky.org Abramson Mulling A Gubernatorial Bid Abramson Tells Business Group Real Tax Reform Is Possible http://wuky.org/post/abramson-tells-business-group-real-tax-reform-possible <p>LEXINGTON, Ky.&nbsp; -&nbsp; Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson told a group of business leaders that his current commission studying tax reform is genuinely making an effort to affect big changes to the way the state gathers revenue.&nbsp; Fri, 21 Sep 2012 19:05:19 +0000 Alan Lytle 21017 at http://wuky.org Abramson Tells Business Group Real Tax Reform Is Possible