Moving Kentucky Forward

A podcast by Forward Kentucky that is focused on Kentucky politics, politicians, and policy, from a progressive point of view.

Latest Episodes

0221

February 22, 2022 00:20:14
Debby Lucas Angel taking on Savannah Maddox

Debby Lucas Angel taking on Savannah Maddox

Debby Angel ran a write-in campaign in 2020, and got beat pretty thoroughly. So why come back and run again? “Because the people of this district are not being served by Maddox – and because I can do the job a lot better than her.” Listen and learn about this candidate and her many connections to her district. ...

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0217

February 17, 2022 00:27:31
An interview with Morgan McGarvey

An interview with Morgan McGarvey

State Senator Morgan McGarvey took time out from his campaign for Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District to talk with us about reaching out to voters across the city, about what he has accomplished in Frankfort, and what he wants to be known for if elected to Congress. It was an insightful and wide-ranging interview; give it a listen to learn more. And if you follow Kentucky politics, subscribe to Moving Kentucky Forward in your podcast app of choice. ...

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0208

February 11, 2022 00:25:07
Chris Preece, candidate for KY-06

Chris Preece, candidate for KY-06

Running for office is pretty much a full-time job. Being a teacher is definitely a full-time job. And yet Chris Preece is doing both as he takes on Andy Barr for Kentucky's 6th Congressional District. Why is Preece doing this? And how is it going? ...

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0204

February 04, 2022 00:28:27
An Interview with Rep. Joni Jenkins

An Interview with Rep. Joni Jenkins

State Rep. Joni Jenkins, who has served in the Kentucky House for many years, is not running for re-election this fall. We asked why she isn't running, what her best and worst memories are of her time in Frankfort, and what Kentucky Dems need to do going forward. Give a listen to this stateswoman as she looks back over her time serving our state. ...

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0128

January 28, 2022 00:33:08
The Choice Facing the Republican Party

The Choice Facing the Republican Party

Lawyer and political analyst Teri Kanefield says that Republicans have a choice: democracy or anti-democracy. Listen as she lays out the history of the Republican party that got us here, and if they choose against democracy, what we can do. ...

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0118

January 18, 2022 00:32:43
KY 120 Takes On SB 1

KY 120 Takes On SB 1

We talk with Christina Trosper of KY 120 United AFT, to see what the group is up to now, AND to discuss Senate Bill 1 and what is wrong with it. If you care about education, this is an important podcast. (Just want to hear the SB1 discussion? Jump to 15:28.) ...

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