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Recent news from our blog

KFTC offers principles and policies for shaping eastern Kentucky’s future

Hopeful about the future, some eastern Kentucky residents have offered suggestions for principles, process and policies to guide future development in the region.

Offered in an open letter to Gov. Steve Beshear and U.S. Rep Hal Rogers, the KFTC members acknowledged, “It won’t be easy, but we believe we can build a bright future here in the mountains.

The journey to pass Fairness in Danville

On the evening of June 9, the city of Danville became the 7th city in Kentucky to pass..

Many accomplishments celebrated at Shelby chapter annual meeting

Music, food and new faces highlighted the second annual chapter meeting of Shelby County...

Modest clean air goals and better health bring loud howls

Read KFTC's official statement on the new EPA regulations on coal-burning power plants.

KFTC's Voter Empowerment work in the primary election and beyond

Read about our work across the state to empower voters in the May Primary election.

KFTC members give testimony to national voting rights panel

KFTC members testify on the importance of restoring voting rights to former felons.

Dear Appalachia

We are pleased to share with you this powerful poem by Clay County author Anne Shelby.