Happy 3rd edition! In our first two installments, U.S Senator Mitch McConnell, Agriculture Commissioner James Comer, & the State Senate have dominated our top five countdown. However, there’s been some shuffling in power positioning in Kentucky GOP circles. Get ready to agree, disagree, and share this snapshot of today’s conservative power brokers!
State Representative Jonathan Shell
Kentucky’s youngest lawmaker debuts on our “Power Player” ranking after an impressive past month of public appearances and campaigning. We knew it wouldn’t be easy to replace the legendary Lonnie Napier in Frankfort, but Rep. Shell is fighting for Central Kentuckians equally as loud. Just last week, his campaign enjoyed the endorsement from Dr. Mark Green, a a former special operations flight surgeon in the U.S. military who was part of the team which captured Saddam Hussein during Operation Iraqi Freedom. To learn more about the last from this Central Kentucky State Representative, click here!