public policy resources with a kentucky focus
The following organizations conduct policy research, track policy issues, advocate for policy change or assist in the policy making process in Kentucky.
Appalachian Transition — Devoted to ideas for a more just, sustainable and prosperous future in Central Appalachia.
Institute for Regional Analysis and Public Policy — Conducts research on issues that impact Appalachian Kentucky.
Kentucky Center for Economic Policy — Research, analysis and education on state fiscal and economic policy issues facing the Commonwealth.
Kentucky Long-term Policy Research Center — Conducts research and considers the long-term policy implications of many issues that impact the Commonwealth.
Kentuckians For The Commonwealth — Advances issues that increase economic, environmental and social justice in Kentucky.
Kentucky Resources Council — Focuses on policy reform that strengthens and protects Kentucky’s environment.
Kentucky Sustainable Energy Alliance — Works to promote clean, sustainable and affordable energy solutions for Kentucky.
Kentucky Youth Advocates — Conducts research and promotes legislation that improves the lives of Kentucky’s children.
Legislative Research Commission — Provides access to information concerning current and past legislation, contact information for legislators and online access to Kentucky’s laws.
UK Appalachian Center — Conducts research on issues relevant to Appalachian Kentucky.