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NOVEMBER 20, 2017 • NEWS

THOMAS FILES BILL TO RAISE KENTUCKY MINIMUM WAGE TO $15.00

Pre-filed bill will raise minimum wage to $15 by 2025 FRANKFORT- Congressional Candidate, Kentucky State Senator Reggie Thomas, today pre-filed a bill to raise the minimum wage for workers in Kentucky to $15 per hour. “Kentuckians work hard, and people should be able to make a living wage to help their families,” Sen. Thomas said […]

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OCTOBER 27, 2017 • NEWS

Reggie Thomas on pension reform

Here is Reggie Thomas’ statement to the Woodford County Pension Rally:   Dear Friends, I am terribly sorry that I could not attend tonight’s event, but it is important to me that you know that although I am not there physically, I stand with Kentucky’s teachers, first responders, and state workers. The words “a pension […]

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OCTOBER 5, 2017 • NEWS

DCCC buys radio time in Lexington, targeting Andy Barr on health care

BY DANIEL DESROCHERS at the Lexington Herald-Leader The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee announced Thursday it will run radio ads targeting U.S. Rep. Andy Barr for his efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The ads are the first of the 2018 congressional campaign and indicate that national Democrats view Barr as a vulnerable […]

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SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 • NEWS

We’ll See About That

‘We’ll See About That’ Reggie Thomas launches video spelling out his campaign priorities including Medicare for All, raising minimum wage, and eliminating student debt Lexington, KY (September 25, 2017): Kentucky State Senator Reggie Thomas’ (D) campaign today launched the first in a series of web videos spelling out priorities of his campaign in Kentucky’s 6th […]

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AUGUST 13, 2017 • NEWS

Reggie’s Statement in the Wake of the Violence in Charlottesville

In the wake of the chaos, violence, and tragedy the past several days in Charlottesville, VA, State Senator Reggie Thomas of Kentucky released the following statement: “What has happened in Charlottesville is another tragedy on the American landscape. We are all Americans, and we need to pull together as a nation. We cannot give into […]

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JULY 8, 2017 • NEWS

WHAS: Reggie Thomas looking to unseat Andy Barr in KY District 6

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) — Sen. Reggie Thomas may face others in his own party’s primary but he’s hitting the campaign trail early. The Fayette County Democrat opposed charter school legislation, the repeal of the state prevailing wage and right to work. All of those plans passed easily in 2017 following the Republican wave that swept […]

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