Frankfort, Ky. (Nov. 29, 2018) – Fifty First District State Representative John “Bam” Carney of Campbellsville has been elected by his colleagues to serve as Majority Floor Leader of the Kentucky House of Representatives.
The position is responsible for moving legislation to the floor of the House and serving as the leader of the Majority Caucus, which is currently controlled by Republicans.
Carney has led the way on many of the reforms of the past two years. He has served as chairman of the House Education Committee and also on the General Assembly’s 2018 Budget Conference Committee, which hashed out the Commonwealth’s budget for the next two years.
The House will convene on January 8 for the 2019 session of the Kentucky General Assembly.