Kentucky Democratic Party

Kentucky Democratic Party

The Kentucky Democratic Party has elected a new chair.  The party said in a news release Saturday that its State Central Executive Committee elected entrepreneur Ben Self. Self is a Pike County native and Lexington resident who is co-founder of West Sixth Brewing and the Bread Box.

Report: State Senator Julian Carroll Caught Up In Sex Scandal

Jul 23, 2017
Josh James / WUKY

Update: Kentucky's Senate Democratic Caucus is asking former Gov. Julian Carroll to resign his state Senate seat after a TV report alleged he groped a man in 2005.  In a statement Sunday, the caucus asked the Frankfort lawmaker to resign immediately and removed him as minority whip.

Kentucky Democrats Choose Overly As New Chairwoman

Jan 30, 2016
Legislative Research Commission

Kentucky Democrats have chosen state Rep. Sannie Overly as party chairwoman after a two and a half month search.

Democrats Embrace Beshear Ahead Of November Elections

Feb 10, 2015
Kentucky Democratic Party

Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear rallied with five Democratic candidates for statewide office on Monday ahead of the November general elections.