KAED Public Policy – Legislative Update 2-29-16

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KAED Public Policy – Legislative Update 2-29-2016     KMCA Legislative Report Week 8 (Legislative Days 32- 36) Monday, February 22nd – Friday, February 26th.  Info provided by KMCA Partners MMLK & KACo   Week 8 of the legislative was entertaining to say the least as a large number of advocacy assemblies visited Frankfort to support or… Read more »

KAED Events & Deadlines

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KAED Spring Conference presented by   The KAED Spring Conference will be held April 13 – 15, 2016 in Pikeville. We would like to thank our presenting sponsor, Kentucky Power, for their dedication to making this event a success. The theme of this year’s spring conference is “Regionalism”. Our speaker lineup is excellent, with remarks… Read more »

KAED Public Policy – Legislative Update 2-22-16

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KAED Public Policy – Legislative Update 2016 KACo Legislative Review Week 7 (Legislative Days 28-31) Tuesday, February 16th – Friday, February 19th Questions, comments, legislator feedback: shellie.hampton@kaco.org Week 7 of the 2016 General Assembly marked the halfway point in this long legislative session. It was a short week due to the President’s Day holiday on Monday…. Read more »

Last Chance to Register – Free Webinar!

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KAED: StateBook International Webinar & Success Stories – Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 2 PM (EST) KAED, together with East Kentucky Power Cooperative and its 16 members Coops, the Kentucky League of Cities and the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, provide free memberships to StateBook International for every economic development organization in Kentucky (StateBook.com).  KAED is… Read more »

KentuckyUnited Is Hiring

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KentuckyUnited, an initiative of Kentucky Association for Economic Development, is excited to post this full-time position listed below.  If you have any questions regarding this job description, please email jobs@kaedonline.org.   Kentucky Association for Economic Development Job Description KentuckyUnited Program Manager Effective: 2-16-2016   Program Description: KentuckyUnited is a public-private partnership of local/regional economic development… Read more »

KAED Public Policy – Legislative Update 2-15-16

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KAED Public Policy Legislative Update   Report from: Tyler Glick Glick Strategies tyler@glickstrategies.com 502.500.3286   LIFT filed with Overwhelming Bi-partisan Support: The Local Investments for Transformation (LIFT) constitutional amendment was filed as House Bill 2 by Speaker Stumbo and Minority Leader Hoover, along with 20 total co-sponsors.  LIFT has 80 endorsing organizations. The coalition has doubled… Read more »

Free KAED Webinar – Register Today!

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KAED: StateBook International Webinar & Success Stories – Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 2 PM (EST) KAED, together with East Kentucky Power Cooperative and its 16 members Coops, the Kentucky League of Cities and the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, provide free memberships to StateBook International for every economic development organization in Kentucky (StateBook.com).  KAED is… Read more »

KAED Public Policy – Legislative Update 2-8-16

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KAED Public Policy – Legislative Update Report from:   Holland B. Spade Director of External and Legislative Affairs AT&T Kentucky 1535 Twilight Trail Frankfort, KY 40601   Things are picking up at the Capitol now that the filling deadline has come and gone for the upcoming House races and the budget is out.  As of Thursday, the… Read more »

Keeping You Connected – February 2016

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Goode News It has been a busy start to 2016 with plenty of planning going on here at KAED. This week I travel to Calvert City for a KAED public policy update with our friend Josh Tubbs of the Kentucky Lake Economic Development and his plant manager group. Several KAED members will be on hand… Read more »