Kentucky Legislative Redistricting

Local/Regional News
12:08 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Representation Questions Linger After Redistricting

Uncertainty about representation in Kentucky legislative districts is resurfacing months after lawmakers in Frankfort redrew the boundary lines.

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Local/Regional News
4:39 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

State House And Senate Plan To Go Public Early With Redistricting Plans

FRANKFORT, Ky. - State Senate president Robert Stivers said Wednesday the Senate hopes to release its proposal for new legislative boundaries before the special session on the politically charged issue starts August 19th.

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Local/Regional News
3:10 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Federal Judges Weigh Their Role After Special Session Called To Handle Redistricting

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A three-judge panel conducted the first hearing on a pair of lawsuits involving legislative redistricting Friday. The panel’s decision will set the course for future judicial involvement in redrawing district lines. 

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Local/Regional News
9:26 am
Sat June 8, 2013

Beshear To Meet With Legislative Leaders Next Week

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Gov. Steve Beshear is expected to meet next week with House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate President Robert Stivers to try to work on a plan to resolve legislative redistricting.

The governor made that announcement on Friday. He said he is confident that the issue will be resolved in a special session sometime this year.

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Local/Regional News
1:28 pm
Sun December 30, 2012

Kentucky Lawmakers Still Wrestling With Redistricting

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Legislative leaders are at odds on whether to postpone the divisive issue of redistricting for another year to avoid gumming up an upcoming session already chock-full of hefty issues, including how to fix a $30 billion shortfall in a pension system for government retirees.

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