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2018 Budget cuts: The 70 Programs Proposed to Eliminate

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

In Jan 2018, Governor Bevin proposed a budget that eliminated 70 programs from the state budget. 

Analysis of KYGA18 Economic Justice Bills

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

A shorthand analysis of the impacts of current legislation in Kentucky on pensions, the state budget and tax reform.

2018 Economic Justice Talking Points

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

A set of helpful facts and messaging on the economic justice issues of public pensions, the state budget, and adequate revenue in Kentucky in 2018.

CFOC Talking Points

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Talking points for why we need new revenue to fund critical public investments in KY

Kentucky Forward Plan (HB 29 - 2018)

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

House Bill 29 will make Kentucky's tax system more fair, adequate and sustainable with a broad variety of reforms. And raise more than $570 million in new revenue annually.

Pension No SS Victory! What's Next.

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

We stopped the special legislative sessions on taxes ansd pensions in 2017. How do we keep winning in 2018?

Empower Kentucky Plan

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

The Empower Kentucky Plan shows that a Just Transition to a clean energy economy is possible in Kentucky. Shaped with input from more than 1,200 people from Pikeville to Paducah, this plan describes ways we can produce better results in terms of jobs, health, and energy bills, and affected workers and communities - while doing our part to protect our climate.

Tax Expenditure Fiscal Analysis 2016-2018

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

A searchable spreadsheet of every tax expenditure (all $12 billion worth) in Kentucky and how much tax revenue we lose because of each.

Campaign For Our CommonWealth Talking Points

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Some helpful talking points to use when talking about this work, calling your legislators, or writing Letters-to-the-Editor.

Campaign For Our CommonWealth Primer

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

A five-page handout that breaks down why Kentucky's tax code is upside down and unfair, why Governor Bevin'd idea of tax reform is bad, and what a better alternative is.

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