From Frankfort

Rep. Linda Belcher back in her old seat in the House chamber

03/02/2018 11:48 AM

FRANKFORT – Rep. Linda Belcher, D-Shepherdsville, is back in the House chamber after winning a special election in the 49th district against Rebecca Johnson, the wife of former Rep. Dan Johnson, who committed suicide in December amid allegations that he sexually abused a 17-year-old girl in his church. Dan Johnson had defeated Belcher in November 2016 by 156 votes. Belcher previously served from 2009 to 2013, and 2015 to 2016 in the House chamber. “It made me feel really good that our... Read more 

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