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State Representative - 44th District

Kentucky legislative power is vested in a House of Representatives and a Senate, which together form the "General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Kentucky."Duties: The Legislature makes the state’s laws, determines the duties and services of government and provides for their execution, and levies taxes and appropriate funds for the support of government operations.The House of Representatives consists of 100 Representatives.Terms: Representatives are elected for two-year terms in even numbered years.Qualifications: At the time of election, a representative must be at least 24 years of age, a citizen of Kentucky, resided in Kentucky for the 2 years preceding the election, and the last year thereof in the county, town or city, for which chosen.

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    Joni Jenkins

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Campaign Phone (592) 447-4324
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Twitter @RepJoniJenkins
Current Job State Representative, 44th House District 1995-present
I am running to continue my strong advocacy for the 44th District, Metro Louisville, the Commonwealth of Ky and its citizens. I have a record of fighting for working people, children, public education, victims of crime and all those who may feel marginalized in our society. I am running to continue to work on child welfare reform, finding solutions to Ky’s Opiod epidemic and strengthening our public healthcare system.
I am running a positive and vigorous campaign in the 44th District - knocking doors and direct mail to engage with voters and encourage participation in this November's Election and future elections.