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EDITOR'S NOTE: Thanks to Bill Finn for sending us this example of investigative reporting at its finest. We echo his words:

Thanks to Judy Tuggle for sending us this.

By DAVID JACKSON

PARIS – Saturday's rainout of President Donald Trump's visit to a World War I cemetery is drawing catcalls from critics, including Winston Churchill's grandson.

By HERB PRITCHETT

Member, Kentucky Democratic Party State Central Executive Committee

Democrats need to understand that our governing systems, state and federal, really are not democracies but rather are democratic republics – and plan accordingly. 

It is not enough to have a simple majority of the voting public on your side. You also have to have a majority of the land mass of a governing unit (nation or state) on your side. 

This obviously applies to Kentucky. Democrats  are winning in the cities and losing in the rural areas.

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