Secretary of State: 3 Special Elections Set For November 2nd


Secretary of State Michael Adams announced that special elections will be held on November 2 to fill three vacancies in the General Assembly.

Per writs of election issued today by Governor Andy Beshear, voters will choose new state representatives and a new state senator as follows:

51st House District: seat vacated by death of Rep. John “Bam” Carney, representing Adair and Taylor Counties 

89th House District: seat vacated by resignation of Rep. Robert Goforth, representing Jackson County and parts of Laurel and Madison Counties

22nd Senate District: seat vacated by death of Sen. Tom Buford, representing Garrard, Jessamine, Mercer and Washington Counties, and part of Fayette County