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New senator from Lexington, Reggie Thomas, to be sworn in on Thursday
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Thursday, January 2, 2014 4:16 AM EST
The newest member of the Kentucky Senate will be sworn in on Thursday.
Thomas was elected last month from the 13th District in Lexington to succeed retiring Sen. Kathy Stein, who was appointed to a judicial position. Thomas and Stein are both Democrats.
Republicans outnumber Democrats 23-14 in the Senate.
The General Assembly convenes in regular session on Tuesday.