State Sen. Gerald Neal, D-Louisville
State Sen. Gerald Neal, a Democrat, represents Senate District 33 out of Louisville. An attorney, he is a graduate of Kentucky State University and the University of Louisville. He has served in the Senate since 1989.
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Some of Kentucky’s African-American state lawmakers review the recent legislative session, including legislation pertinent to minority communities.
African-American members of the Kentucky General Assembly will discuss the issues they'll tackle in the legislative session that resumes in February, major initiatives and bills likely to be considered, and whether the national dialogue over civility in political discourse will have an effect in the Kentucky statehouse.
State Sen. Gerald A. Neal (D-Jefferson County) was recently chosen by his Democratic colleagues in the Senate to serve as caucus chairman. The appointment makes Neal the first African-American to serve in a leadership role in Kentucky's General Assembly in its 222-year history.