Newest Member Of The Kentucky Senate Will Be Sworn In Today
Lexington lawyer Reggie Thomas will be sworn in by Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Mary Noble at 11:00 at the Lyric Theater in Lexington.
Thomas was elected last month from the 13th District in Lexington to succeed retiring Sen. Kathy Stein, who was appointed to a judicial position. Thomas and Stein are both Democrats.
Republicans outnumber Democrats 23-14 in the Senate.
The General Assembly convenes in regular session on Tuesday.