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State Representative - 38th 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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    McKenzie Cantrell
    (Dem)

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Campaign Phone (502) 552-6730
Contact email mckenzie.l.cantrell@gmail.com
Twitter @mckcantrell
Current Job Employment Law Attorney, Kentucky Equal Justice Center State Representative, KY House District 38
I am running to continue the work that I have started, both in policy making and for constituents. As a legislator, I have sponsored or co-sponsored bills relating to healthcare, employment law, elections, transportation and much more. I serve on the House Natural Resources and Energy; Judiciary; Economic Development and Workforce Investment and Elections, Constitutional Amendments and Intergovernmental Affairs Committees. I also work hard to be responsive to constituent concerns, which may be navigating a state or local office or community improvement project. Most of all, I am running for the second time because I am proud of my legislative record, hard work and belief that a better Kentucky is ahead.
I have knocked on thousands of doors reminding voters about the November 6th election. I have also promoted www.govoteky.com on social media to get more people registered to vote and update their registration.