Prior Endorsements

2008 Campaign Endorsements

Lexington Herald Leader – click here to read the story.

Cincinnati Enquirer – click here to read the story.

Kentucky Right to Life

Northern Kentucky Right to Life- “NKRTL-PAC endorses incumbent State Senator Damon Thayer (R), based not only upon his Pro-Life responses to our questionnaire, but also upon his voting record as an incumbent state senator.”

Political Housing Club of Northern Kentucky

National Rifle Association (“A-Rated”)

Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

Freedom’s Heritage Forum

2004 Campaign Endorsements


“I have known Senator Thayer for several years and consider him a friend.  He has been a strong, conservative voice for his district in the Kentucky state Senate.  He stands up for what is right, reflecting Kentucky’s traditional values, and works hard for his constituents.  I strongly encourage the voters of the 17th district to send him back to Frankfort for four more years.”

– U.S. Senator Jim Bunning


Enquirer – “Sen. Thayer has proven to be a strong incumbent, serving his district well and showing some legislative clout in Frankfort”To read full endorsement, click here.

Kentucky Post – Says Sen. Thayer has “proven himself attentive to the needs of the district. To read full endorsement, click here.

Kentucky Chamber of Commerce- “It is our board’s opinion that you understand and care about business issues.”

Kentucky Right to Life –
“Thank you for your strong support for life…”

Family First – “We….extend our appreciation for your strong commitment to pro-family values.”

Americans for Tax Reform -“Your commitment to your constituents in working for tax relief and economic
growth is commendable.”

National Rifle Association – “Your past Senate service helping to protect the rights of law abiding gun owners and sportsmen has earned you an “A” rating from the NRA-PVF.”

National Federation of Independent Business – “We would like to congratulate and thank you for your 100% voting record on small business issues.”

Fraternal Order of Police – “Senator Thayer has enthusiastically supported the efforts of law enforcement officers and other emergency service personnel during his past term.  Senator Damon Thayer has proven to be a genuine leader in the Kentucky State

Northern Kentucky Homebuilders’ Association

Northern Kentucky Right to Life

The Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce gave Sen. Thayer perfect marks on their Legislator Report Card. They graded votes on economic development, taxes and health care. For more information, click here.