Resources & Publications

E.g., 07/2014
E.g., 07/2014

Restoration of Voting Rights factsheet

This fact sheet discusses proposed legislation to restore voting rights to former felons through an amendment to the Kentucky constitution.

KFTC Overview of EPA Climate Proposal - July 2014

KFTC developed this overview of the EPA's proposed carbon emissions standards for existing power plants, released in June 2014. It is intended to help KFTC members understand and talk about the issues surrounding climate change and this EPA proposal.

Benham Power Project 1-pager

A one-page information sheet on the Benham Power Project, created to be shared during the Promise Zone listening session in Harlan County.

Odor Complaint Packet for Rubbertown residents

The Odor Response Team Project (ORT) was put together in an effort to document odors and to use the documentation to reduce our exposure to toxic chemicals associated with Rubbertown chemical facilities.

For many years, REACT (Rubbertown Emergency ACTion) has received numerous calls from people living and working in the Villages of Park DuValle among other neighborhoods. From complaints of odors to beliefs that illness was directly related to Rubbertown, people have called wanting answers. When Kentuckians For The Commonwealth (KFTC) offered to help support the work of REACT, it seemed the perfect time to implement the idea of Odor Response Teams.

HB 31 Background for CKY

Background for HB 31 for CKY

Power Up Webinar: Update on NGL pipelines

This provides background on the proposed Bluegrass Hazardous Liquids Pipeline and other natural gas liquids pipelines in Kentucky, as well as an update on legislation to allow landowners to protect their property from pipeline company attempts to use eminent domain to condemn property for easements.

April and Teddi shouldn't have to wait flyers

These flyers tell the stories of two former felons who would be impacted by a proposed change to our voting rights amendment that would add a five to ten year waiting period before automatic restoration of voting rights.

Power Up! Webinar: I Love Mountains Day 2014

Presentation on I Love Mountains Day 2014: "Vote for Kentucky's Bright Future!"

Webinar: The Case for Clean Energy Policies in KY - 2014

This webinar was offered on Feb 3, 2014 as part of a weekly series focused on important issues in the 2014 KY General Assembly.

KCEP 2014 budget analysis

Governor Beshear's Executive Budget proposal provides a small amount of additional funding to K-12 education but not enough to fully restore the impact of six years of cuts and frozen funding levels.

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