Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

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Gov. Matt Bevin made his re-election pitch to the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce without any opposition on Friday after Democratic rival Andy Beshear declined to show up.

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Kentucky Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Dave Adkisson is retiring in October. The chamber announced his decision on Thursday. A nationwide search for his replacement begins immediately. 

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The Kentucky legislature only met for four days in January, but it was enough for lobbying spending to set a record.

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Among their list of legislative goals in 2019, The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce believes sports wagering holds untapped revenue potential for the state and wants legislators to make it legal.


The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce has chosen the CEO and President of Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities as its new chairman. 

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Although the Bluegrass State is outperforming some of its neighbors, Kentucky trails the nation in the growth rate of jobs, population and wages.

Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, via Facebook

The Kentucky and Ontario Chambers of Commerce released a statement on Wednesday in support of the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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For more than a decade, Kentucky’s largest business association has hosted a state legislative preview conference. Tuesday’s event in Lexington covered most hot button items for the 2018 general assembly session.

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Businesses in Kentucky will struggle in moving forward with a pro-growth, job creating agenda unless the state pension issue is resolved. That’s according to Kentucky Chamber President Dave Adkisson.

He told the Paducah Chamber Thursday that the pension problem and tax reform are their top priorities for the 2018 General Assembly.  

Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce via Facebook

The Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Board has voted unanimously against Governor Matt Bevin's proposed pension plan.