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4:37 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Former Romney Staffer To Head Ky. Republican PAC

A state political action committee has hired a former Mitt Romney staffer to be its executive director.


Kathryn Breiwa, executive director of AmeriGOP.
Credit The Louisville Courier Journal

Bowling Green native Kathryn Breiwa will lead AmeriGOP's fundraising efforts and run its day-to-day operations. Breiwa was the deputy director for external relations for the Romney for President campaign and is a former regional field director for the Republican Party of Kentucky.
AmeriGOP Chairman Richard Knock said he hopes to raise $500,000 for the November elections. He wants to use that money to target individual voters in the 2nd Congressional District.
Democrats have a 54-46 majority in the state House of Representatives. Republicans have not had a majority in the state House since 1920.