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By LINDA BLACKFORD

I was in college before I found out there were people in the world who did not think Franklin D. Roosevelt was a great president.

By EDDIE CAMPBELL

President, Kentucky Education Association 

By MARK GRUENBERG

WASHINGTON—Union density nationwide was 10.3% last year, an annual report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics said. But the AFL-CIO retorts that’s not the whole story.

That’s because the numbers belie the activism, success in community-backed strikes, the record numbers of unionists elected to public office – from governors on down to school boards and city councils – and legislative successes, too, the federation contended.

Drafts of the book outline the potential testimony of the former national security adviser if he were called as a witness in the president’s impeachment trial.

By MAGGIE HABERMAN AND MICHAEL S. SCHMIDT

By MORGAN WATKINS 

"I think the beauty of this is that it doesn't rule witnesses either in or out. I think this is a better way to go, to give the House managers the opportunity to make their arguments."                                                               – Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.

You might assume the senator made that comment recently, as the Senate wrestles with whether to let witnesses testify in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

DONALD TRUMP’S presidency has been, among other things, a war against truth. So it’s fitting that in making the case for his removal from office this week, House impeachment managers showered the Senate with facts. Over and over again, Rep. Adam B. Schiff (D-Calif.) and his co-managers laid out the hard evidence that Mr.

Dear Brothers and Sisters: Sen. Morgan McGarvey has introduced Senate Resolution 84 honoring our deceased friend and brother and former UAW Local 862 President Rocky Comito.  In Solidarity, Bill.

Click here to see the resolution: ttps://apps.legislature.ky.gov/recorddocuments/bill/20RS/sr84/orig_bill.pdf

Brothers and Sisters: I thought you might enjoy viewing Robert DeNiro’s SAG/AFTRA’s Lifetime Achievement Award Speech via the link below.  In Solidarity, Bill.