Kentucky Distillers’ Association Honors Rep. Dennis Keene With Coveted “100 Proof Award”

Kentucky Distillers’ Association Honors Rep. Dennis Keene With Coveted “100 Proof Award”

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association has honored Rep. Dennis Keene with its prestigious “100 Proof Award” for his successful six-year effort in passing legislation that requires ignition interlocks for drunken drivers. “Rep. Keene’s patience and perseverance on this key responsibility issue has been phenomenal,” KDA President Eric Gregory said. “This new law is… Continue Reading

Good Government Report: Surplus Property Program Win-Win for Communities

FRANKFORT, KY –This week I toured the Kentucky Finance & Administration Cabinet’s surplus property facilities and found a program that is efficient, beneficial to the communities and self-sustaining. The state surplus property program disposes of excess federal and state surplus property by allowing cities, schools and non-profit organizations to buy gently used items at steep… Continue Reading

Rep. Keene Participates on White House Conf. Call on Workforce Readiness

State Rep. Dennis Keene participated this week in a special White House conference call with select legislators from across the country and Dr. Jill Biden to learn more details regarding a new proposal to make two years of community college free for eligible students across America.  Under this proposal, students would be able to earn the… Continue Reading

Representative Dennis Keene to Dedicate First Leg of Riverfront Commons Projects Wednesday

New Walking Bridge Connects Newport on the Levee and the Purple People Bridge along Flood Wall Path **Ceremony to be held near entrance to Purple People Bridge Newport, KY:  Representative Dennis Keene (D-Wilder) will be taking part in the dedication ceremony for the grand opening of the first leg of Riverfront Commons, on Wednesday, June… Continue Reading

Rep. Dennis Keene Awards Citation to Local Hero

On Thursday, May 15th, Representative Dennis Keene presented a legislative citation honoring the quick action and bravery of Newport Aquarium employee Alison Ruebusch.  On the same day in January, Alison helped save the lives of two individuals.  She assisted in performing CPR on a man who collapsed at the Newport Aquarium and later that same… Continue Reading

Representative Dennis Keene Secures Additional Transportation Funding for Campbell County Road Projects

Frankfort, KY:  Representative Dennis Keene (D-Wilder) has secured additional funding for transportation projects in his district this year.  “As funds become available, I am continuing to work with transportation officials in Frankfort so that we receive our share of the dollars for our county,” says Rep. Keene. The two projects that were recently awarded funding… Continue Reading

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