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Not coincidentally, Comer is one of the most anti-union members of Congress. He is a co-sponsor of HR 1275, the National Right-to-Work Act. He has voted the union position on issues just 14 percent of the time since he's been in Congress, according to the AFL-CIO. 

By JOE GERTH

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360 

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By JOHN CHEVES and AUSTIN HORN

Entering his third year in office, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear on Wednesday delivered an optimistic State of the Commonwealth Address to a joint session of the General Assembly.

Beshear, a Democrat, struck a hopeful tone in his 29-minute speech. He reflected on the tragedies Kentuckians faced over the last year — the continued COVID-19 pandemic, ice storms, Eastern Kentucky floods and Western Kentucky tornadoes — while making several calls for unity to Republicans who control the legislature.

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

Former State Rep. Darryl Owens of Louisville made it into the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights Hall of Fame because he was a "model of leadership, devoting his life to public service and civil rights," according to his hometown Courier-Journal.

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

Union organizations continue to help their western Kentucky brothers and sisters who remain in need after the deadly Dec. 10 tornado damaged or destroyed their homes.