Kentucky Legislature

Legislative Research Commission

A member of the Kentucky House Democratic leadership team says he has decided not to seek re-election.  State Rep. Johnny Bell's decision could complicate efforts by Democrats to hold their fragile House majority. The Glasgow Democrat said Monday he has business interests he needs to tend to at home.

State Senator Gerald Neal Now Part Of Ky. History

Dec 3, 2014
Legislative Research Commission

A state Senator from Louisville has become the first black person elected to a leadership position in the General Assembly.

State Lawmaker Charged With Bribery

Oct 23, 2014
WMMT Radio

A federal grand jury has charged a Kentucky lawmaker with paying bribes to a mine reclamation inspector to ignore violations.