Geoff Young Announces Campaign For Kentucky Governor

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Democrats Geoff Young and Josh French announced their candidacy for  Kentucky Governor and Lt. Governor this afternoon in the Capital Rotunda and the video was shared  via LEX18  on Facebook.  The Candidacy forms were filed December 21, 2018.

Their Platform contains the following issues as noted on their website at YOUNG4KY.COM :

The Issues

1. Unions build the middle class.

2. Stop corruption in Kentucky regardless of partisan politics.

3. Legalize all forms of cannabis.

4. Overturn all immoral laws that undermine the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision of 1973.

5. Overturn Governor Bevin’s immoral executive order that discriminates against Palestinians.

6. Stop kicking Kentuckians off health insurance and work toward a single-payer, Medicare-for-All system.

7. Tax millionaires & billionaires and reduce taxes on the poor and middle class.

8. Promote energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies to lower your electric bills.

9. Promote worker-owned businesses and cooperatives.

10. Work with other governors to prevent our National Guard from being sent out of the USA.

There are a few other articles on the blog about Geoff Young at this link.

If you want to see a change in your Government, you must change the people who are actually running the Government.  You cannot vote them back in and hope that they will change their minds.  It just does not happen – no matter how much you like or dislike them.

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