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Representative Jody Richards (D)

House District 20
Warren (part)



Home City
Bowling Green

Mailing Address
817 Culpeper St
Bowling Green KY 42103


Frankfort Address(es)
702 Capitol Ave
Annex Room 324D
Frankfort KY 40601


Phone Number(s)
Home: (270) 842-6731
Annex: (502) 564-8100 Ext. 699


Email Address(es)
Annex: Jody.Richards@lrc.ky.gov

Service
House 1976 - Present

Bio
Born February 20, 1938. Owner, Superior Books. Church of Christ. Ky Wesleyan College, AB. Univ of Missouri, MA. Indiana Univ. US Army Reserve. BG/Warren Co Jaycees, past Pres. KY Jaycees, past Natl Dir, State Sect. KY Young Democrats, past Pres, Vice Pres. Southern KY Fair Bd, past Pres. Girls Club of BG Jaycees Representative. United Way Bd 1983. Outstanding Young Men of Am 1972. JCI Senate. Governor's Task Force on Ed, Steering Committee. SLC, Chair-elect. NCSL, Exec Committee. SREB. Majority Caucus Chair 1987-1994. Speaker of the House 1995-2008.

Interim Committees
Appropriations and Revenue; Banking and Insurance; BR Sub. on Postsecondary Education; Education; Local Government; Postsecondary Education; School Finance Subcommittee; State Government

Session Committees
Appropriations & Revenue (H); Banking & Insurance (H); BR Sub. on Postsecondary Education (H); Education (H); Local Government (H); Rules (H); State Government (H)