FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – Candidates for Kentucky’s 89th House District Special Election to be held February 27, 2018, were certified Tuesday afternoon by Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.
Robert Goforth, of East Bernstadt, is the Republican candidate and Kelly Smith, of Berea, is the Democratic candidate.
The deadline for write-in candidates to file is February 16, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. EST.
The deadline to register to vote before the special election is January 29, 2018.
The 89th House District covers Jackson County and parts of Madison and Laurel counties.