From Frankfort

Three Democrats battle to gain seat held by longtime state rep. Jim Wayne

05/16/2018 03:43 PM

LOUISVILLE – When longtime Democratic state Rep. Jim Wayne, D-Louisville, decided not to seek re-election after serving in the House chamber since 1991, three Democrat candidates from distinct backgrounds decided run for the seat. The candidates include Lisa Willner, executive director of the Kentucky Psychological Association and vice chair of the Jefferson County Board of Education, Richard Becker, a union organizer with Service employees International and Jack Walker, a woodworker and political advisor. Willner says that her work experience will give her... Read more 


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