Did you know the Kentucky Farm Bureau promotes policies of clear discrimination?
For years, the company has held stances that are:
They promote these policies on behalf of their 473,148 “Farm Bureau member families.” Most recently, they added an anti-transgender policy that targets students in Kentucky schools.
Each year, Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance customers automatically pay a fee that enrolls them as members of the Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation, the company’s 501(c)4 lobbying arm. Last year, they spent nearly $100,000 lobbying the Kentucky General Assembly. Elected officials receive copies of the company’s policy book, which details the organization’s discriminatory stances, but paying customers do not.
I’m Freda Fairness, Freddy Farm Bureau‘s cousin! You probably know Freddy from years of him sittin’ at the entrance of the Kentucky State Fair greetin’ folks like you and me. He’s nice enough, but I had no idea the company he works for, Kentucky Farm Bureau, marginalizes and discriminates against people like me. Just read their policy booklet!