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Kentucky Chamber president plans statewide tour to discuss key issues ahead of 2021 General Assembly

As Kentucky gears up for the 2021 General Assembly, the Kentucky Chamber will be traveling the state to discuss the business community’s top legislative priorities to help the state recover from the coronavirus pandemic and rebuilds its economy.

Ashli Watts

Kentucky Chamber President and CEO Ashli Watts will kick off the 2021 legislative preview tour on November 5 and will visit over 12 local communities. Additionally, the Kentucky Chamber’s Annual Legislative Preview Conference will be held on December 16, 2020. Visitwww.kychamber.comto register for the hybrid virtual and in-person event.

The Kentucky Chamber’s key issues for 2021 include the following:

• Invest in infrastructure
• Continue pro-growth tax reform
• Support substance use disorder recovery efforts
• Reform criminal justice system
• Enact COVID-19 liability protections
• Modernize unemployment insurance
• Invest in education
• Focus on childcare
• Support for signature industries

Below is the schedule of the 2021 legislative tour dates. Please contact each chamber individually to attend. For more information about the tour, please contact Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Amy Cloud atacloud@kychamber.comor 502-848-8738.

Bullitt County Chamber– Thursday, November 5
12:00 PM- 1:30 PM EST

Carroll County Chamber– Tuesday, November 10
12:00 PM- 1:30 PM EST

Woodford Chamber– Wednesday, November 11
1:30-3:00 PM EST

Hopkins County Regional– Thursday, November 12
11:30 AM-1:00 PM CST

Mercer Chamber– Monday, November 16
10:00-11:30 AM EST

Bowling Green Area Chamber– Tuesday, November 17
12:00-1:30 PM CST

London – Laurel County Chamber– Thursday, November 19
12:00-1:00 PM EST

Frankfort Area Chamber– Tuesday, December 1
1:00-2:30 PM EST

Jeffersontown Chamber– Thursday, December 3
8:00 AM-1:30 PM EST

Campbellsville – Taylor County Chamber– Tuesday, December 8

Shelbyville-Shelby County Chamber– Wednesday, December 9
8:30-10:00 AM EST

Northern Kentucky Chamber– Wednesday, December 16
12:00-1:00 PM

Henderson Chamber– Thursday, November 17
11:30 AM-1:00 PM CST

From Kentucky Chamber of Commerce


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