Going For Two In KY

Bill Passed Allowing A Candidate To Run For Two Elected Positions At Once In Kentucky

The Kentucky State Senate passed a Senate Bill 205, Tuesday that would allow a person to run for two offices at the same time.  This applies directly to Republic Senator Rand Paul, who is planning a run for the presidency in 2016.  The new legislation does not name Sen. Paul specifically, but he was a strong proponent of the bill.  Kentucky state law through KRS § 118.405, currently bans a candidate from appearing on a ballot twice.

Sen. Paul has stated it is his intention to appear on the ballot in 2016 twice, and running for his Continue reading