Get involved with local political party chapters: Franklin County Republican Party (click on the name for local website).
Meets second Thursday of the month. To be placed on list for notices, click on this link & send an email with your contact information. Or make a post on the Facebook page for the local party, asking to be on the notices of upcoming meetings. Call (502) 320-1397 with any questions you have about getting involved with the local county party.
Franklin County Republican Party on Facebook: "Like" the page; "share" with your friends; post your questions and observations.
Kentucky Republican Party: Sign up for e-newsletters; keep track of area events; stay in touch.
Volunteer With the Democratic Party -
Get involved with local political party chapters: Franklin County Democratic Party (click on the link for local website)
Meets First Wednesday of each month. To be placed on list for notices, click on this link & send an email request.
Franklin County Democratic Party on Facebook: "Like" the page; "share" with your friends; post your questions and observations.
Kentucky Democratic Party: Sign up for e-newsletters; keep track of area events; stay in touch.
Libertarian Party of Kentucky (Click on link for website.)
Libertarian Party of Kentucky Facebook Page: "like" the page, "share" with friends, post questions, comments. Messenger: @lpKentucky
Franklin County is part of the Lexington/Nicholasville Libertarian Social & Meetup, 100 Langley Dr., Nicholasville, KY 40356; Click this link for more information.
Volunteer with the Independent Party!
National Organization: Independent Voting; This organization describes itself as a national strategy, communications, and organizing center working to connect the 40% of Americans who identify themselves as independents. The group's mission is to develop a movement of independent voters, working with differing groups, to reform America’s political process."
Independent Voting has "Affiliate Groups" which work at the local level; the National Director for Outreach, Gwen Mandell (click on her name to email) facilitates networks among the local organization. Kentucky is in the Midwest Region Affiliate Group, whose Regional Organizer is Cynthia Carpathios (click on name to email).The Kentucky chapter of the Midwest Region Affiliate Group contacts are:
Mark Ritter, Frankfort KY; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Phone: 502.352.8299
Sign-up & contact info: Independent Voting, 417 5th Ave., Ste. 811, New York, NY 10016;
E-mail: email@example.com; Phone: 1-800-288-3201
Independent Voting (National) Facebook site: "Like" the page; "share" with friends; sign up for e-news.
Independent Party of the United States; This national organization lists an "Independent Party of Kentucky," but does not list contacts in Kentucky. The party has a "state network" chair and this person contacts state level people who express interest. It is not affiliated with the "Independent Voting," organization, described above. Contact: The Independent Party of the United States, Independent National Committee, 7704 Terry Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76180 USA