February 28, 2020 Blog, Press Release

Here’s A List of Who Supports Homophobic, Racist State Senator Phillip Wheeler

Spineless Kentucky Republicans are dodging questions about State Sen. Phillip Wheeler’s homophobic comments.

In order to keep them accountable, we’ve made a short list of important Republicans who have taken donations from Wheeler or who have donated to Wheeler’s campaigns.  If they still refuse to speak out about his comments, we’ll assume they still support Wheeler and his remarks.


Received Contribution from Phillip Wheeler in 2019/2020:

Auditor Mike Harmon,

State Sen. Mike Nemes

Rep.-elect Richard White.


Contributed to Wheeler in 2019 (note: 2020 campaign reports aren’t due until April): 

Bluegrass Committee, the leadership PAC of Mitch McConnell

RNC committeeperson Mike Duncan

House Speaker Osborne

Senate President Robert Stivers

State Sen. Damon Thayer

State Rep. John Blanton

State Sen. Wil Schroder

State Sen. Julie Raque Adams

State Rep. Adam Bowling

State Rep. Randy Bridges

State Rep. Deanna Frazier

State Rep. Adam Koenig

State Rep. C. Ed Massey,

State Rep. Bobby McCool

State Rep. Steve Sheldon

Rep. Thomas Walker