Various community members and organizations from around Kentucky gathered in the state Capitol Rotunda to rally in support of removing a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis on Aug. 30, 2017.
Jim Carroll, with Kentucky Government Retirees, and Kentucky Education Association President Stephanie Winkler voice concern about proposed changes to Kentucky's public pension plans on Monday, August 28, 2017.
Fairness Campaign director Chris Hartman was part of a group of people protesting outside of the Kentucky Farm Bureau Country Ham Breakfast against the Farm Bureau's policies regarding same-sex marriage and other social issues. With them is Freda Fairness, satirizing the Farm Bureau’s longtime 18-foot Freddy Farm Bureau doll that welcomes visitors to the fair.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell jokingly described his job as 'like being a groundskeeper at a cemetery' during his speech at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Country Ham Breakfast at the Kentucky State Fair in Louisville.