Section 8 vouchers

Sen. Stephen West, R-Paris, speaks before a Senate committee.

GOP bill would ban KY cities from requiring landlords to accept Section 8 vouchers. None do.

BY: - January 17, 2024

Kentucky cities could not require landlords to take federal low-income housing vouchers, also known as “Section 8” vouchers, for rent under a bill passed out of a Senate committee Wednesday. Housing and tenant advocates, who strongly oppose the proposal, say it could potentially stop efforts by Kentucky’s two largest cities to prevent housing discrimination.  Bill […]