News

By JOE BRENNAN

Executive director, Kentucky Labor Institute

Why Do We Need the Cayman Islands When We Have Anchorage, Ky. ?

Today we're start a new column called "In the News." Rather than re-post entire articles, we're going to re-post the first two or three paragraphs of articles and include links to the rest of them. This will enable us to publish more stories and thus provide broader coverage for our readers.

Ryland Barton, WFPL

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes is criticizing President Donald Trump for launching a commission to investigate unfounded claims of voter fraud and suppression.

Thanks to Michelle Blau, a Kentuckian at the AFL-CIO in Washington, for sending us this.

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By JESSE A. MYERSON

Thanks to Daniel Lowry of the Kentucky Democratic Party for creating this meme about First District's tea party-tilting, pro-"right to work" Congressman James Comey, among the most loyal Trump lawmakers in Washington. 

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

MoveOn.org is out with TrumpTruthHiders.com, a tracking tool that shows how many times a Republican member of congress “has acted to cover up the truth about Donald Trump since Inauguration Day.”

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

Ask my 24-year-old son, now an urbane Louisvillian. His 67-year-old, small-town-dwelling, deep western Kentucky dad is unwise in the ways of social media.