In an effort to remove symbols of hate, bigotry, and oppression from Kentucky state government, the NAACP has asked the State Historic Properties Advisory Commission – to remove the statute of Jefferson Davis from the Capitol Rotunda
If we are ever going to get Jefferson Davis removed from the Capitol immediate action is needed.
Watch this webinar to learn more about oil and
gas drilling in Kentucky
KFTC members and many friends made it very clear at a recent public hearing – in order to protect the people, land, air and water of Kentucky, we need to ban high-volume hydraulic fracking.
Folks spoke at the hearing in Somerset to let state officials know that they should not subject Kentuckians to same hardships and miseries that people and communities in other states have experienced when high-volume hydraulic fracking moves into their neighborhood.
Want some help understanding the potential impacts of oil and gas development in Kentucky? Want to support a better path forward to a safe and sustainable energy future?
Should Kentucky allow the development of high volume hydraulic fracking for oil and gas or should we ban it like other states and municipalities have? If it’s going to be allowed, how should it be controlled so as to minimize damage to workers, neighbors, water, air and land? Or are those concerns even of any consequence?
KFTC has a powerful vision for change in Kentucky. We believe we are in a political and economic moment where we have huge opportunities to bring Kentuckians together across lines of difference. We can find where our interests meet, intersect, and build a movement from that place of where we all come together. From values-based conversations about our future, to building large, diverse coalitions, there is much work to be done. Join us at KFTC's annual meeting weekend to help figure out how to build a social movement in Kentucky that is 'All In.'
KFTC’s statewide Annual Membership Meeting will be held August 21 through August 23 this year at the General Butler State Park in Carrollton.
Opening the door to clean energy opportunities in Kentucky depends on passing good energy legislation in our General Assembly.
Along with our partners in the Kentucky Sustainable Energy Alliance (KySEA), we support the Clean Energy Opportunity Act, expanding Kentucky's net metering law, and expanding energy efficiency and renewable energy in our schools, called the Kentucky Green Schools Initiative.
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Writing a letter to the editor is something simple and easy that can reach thousands of Kentuckians and help to educate, organize, and build awareness around the issues that we care about. Even very short letters can be powerful.
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If you're uncertain whether you're registered to vote or unsure if you're registered to vote at your current address, please visit the Kentucky Voter Information Center.
You can register in-person at your local County Clerk’s office.