felon voting rights

Josh James / WUKY

Hundreds gathered at the foot of the Capitol in Frankfort Wednesday to pay tribute to civil rights activists who braved the cold 50 years ago.

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul will appear before a state Senate committee on Wednesday in support of restoring voting rights for some felons.

Advocacy Groups Claim Momentum Building For Felon Voting Rights Bill

Feb 1, 2014
Kentuckians for the Commonwealth

If a recent rally at the Capitol is any indication, momentum for a long-discussed felon voting rights bill may be on the rise.

A bill that would restore voting rights for non-violent felons passed a Kentucky House committee Tuesday. Today, supporters rallied in Frankfort.