Kentucky Senate floor leader resigns

Sen. Dan Kelly (R-Springfield) Photo source: KY Legislative Research Commission
Sen. Dan Kelly (R-Springfield) Photo source: KY Legislative Research Commission

Posted by Charles Gazaway - email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The number two Republican in Frankfort is giving up his leadership post. State senator Dan Kelly resigned as majority floor leader.

There has been talk Governor Steve Beshear will appoint Kelly as a Circuit Court Judge for the Springfield area. We could learn Friday if he is one of three candidates for the job.

State Republicans are set to meet Friday to pick a new floor leader.

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