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Kentuckians tell McConnell time is up, pass RECLAIM now

Senator Mitch McConnell is in a position to direct more than $100 million to economic and community development projects in communities hardest hit by the decline in coal mining.

Kentuckians held an action outside his Lexington office today asking him to waste no more time in doing that.

“The time is now to pass the RECLAIM Act,” said Lyndsay Tarus, the Economic Transition Coordinator for the Alliance for Appalachia. “This is a jobs bill. The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement has estimated that 4,600 jobs could be generated through the RECLAIM Act across the country.

“This bill is an opportunity for economic... Read more

SOKY member reflects on the Fund Our Pension rally in Frankfort

When I became a member of KFTC a few short months ago, I wanted to find ways to make...

Kentuckians speak up against anti-solar House Bill 227

People support renewable energy; 11 explain why they oppose the GOP's anti-solar bill

Progressive voices join to win Fairness ordinance in Paducah

In a historic win, Paducah becomes the 9th Kentucky city to adopt a fairness ordinance!

KFTC is about bringing people together, building power

A few days after the KFTC annual meeting, I was in Frankfort to participate in a rally...

Scott County chapter hosts community conversation on taxes

The Scott County chapter hosted a community conversation around tax reform, allowing for...

KFTC members travel to D.C. to lobby for the RECLAIM Act

KFTC members Sarah Bowling and Larry and Hattie Miller lobby Congress to pass the RECLAIM Act