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State and local elections officials discuss upcoming election with county leaders
Secretary of State Michael Adams and State Board of Elections executive director Jared Dearing joined county clerks for a KACo workshop on administering an election during a pandemic.

State Budget Committee gets update on elections costs, corrections financials
Secretary of State Michael Adams and officials with the Department of Corrections testify on COVID impact

Retiring state senator recognized by KACo for public service
KACo County Advocate awards are presented to retiring lawmakers who have made outstanding efforts in the General Assembly to advance Kentucky’s counties through the lens of their prior experience as county officials.

Notice of Executive Order abolishing Kentucky Claims Commission
Notice of Executive Order (“EO”) 2020-708.

Legislative panel discusses upcoming 2021 session
Panelists included KCJEA Executive Director Vince Lang, KMCA Executive Director JC Young, Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts Executive Director Tony Wilder and KACo Legislative Director Shellie Hampton.

Judge/Executives and sheriffs’ association testify before state Jail and Corrections Reform Task Force
County officials share challenges and fiscal impacts of jails with legislators

County officials testify before state legislative committees
This week, counties were well represented in several legislative committees to discuss the effects of COVID-19 and potential legislation for the 2021 Session.

Ballot set for election of county trustees on KRS board
The candidates were chosen during Thursday’s quarterly meeting of the Kentucky Retirement Systems (KRS) Board of Trustees.

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