Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth
is a community of people, inspired by
a Vision, building New Power and
a better future for all of us. Together,
we organize for a fair economy, a
healthy environment, new safe energy
and an honest democracy. Join us.

Recent news from our blog

PSC limits utility rate increase, protects rooftop solar – for now

Last summer and fall, KFTC members and our allies fought back hard when Kentucky Power – a monopoly utility serving more than 100,000 households in eastern Kentucky – proposed to sharply raise rates in the middle of a pandemic and to restructure its rates in complex ways that were deeply harmful to ratepayers and the future of clean and efficient energy in Kentucky. 

Yesterday, the Kentucky Public Service Commission agreed with us on many important issues. The PSC’s final order doesn’t deliver everything we wanted, but it’s very good Read more

Justice for Breonna Taylor: Amplifying and learning from the Louisville uprising

Racial justice uprisings, combined with a pandemic and elections, offer important lessons.

Voting Rights / Democracy focus on General Assembly bills and work in new year

We're working to strengthen our democracy and build a voter base throughout the year.

KFTC Live: conversations among members working on the front lines

KFTC Live centers women/ Trans/ Femme and voices of color in the work of KFTC members …

Revisioning what we mean by "A Just Transition"

Members updating and affirming description of Just Transition vision, principles and platform

Legislators should reject partisan impeachment bid

KFTC statement to House and Senate leaders: choose Kentuckians over partisanship

Art Nurtures Justice auction a success for Rolling Bluegrass

Support from artists and community makes online auction fun and successful!