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By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

The day after Republican Matt Bevin was elected governor, a teacher who voted for Democrat Jack Conway walked into her public school and ran into a small huddle of angry teachers.

"We're ready to go to Frankfort and protest!" griped one, speaking for the group. "We voted for Bevin, but we didn't know he was going to hurt our pensions."

DID HILLARY CLINTON sell the country’s uranium to Russia in return for donations to the Clinton Foundation? Did the Democrats collude with Russian nationals to tip the election against Donald Trump?

EDITOR'S NOTE: The pro-pension cuts reform group, Save Our Pensions Kentucky, has been spending money on ads to promote the pension bill which harms teachers and other public employees, as well as students and families.  We have a better message, and we'd like you to help spread the word. How can you help?  Watch these ads, then share them with your friends and followers on social media:  

I don't know if they give Emmys for YouTube videos, but this one would get our vote. Check it out and share it!    

You are invited to join The New Kentucky Project, United We Stand, Kentucky Government Employees, Together We Will Bluegrass, the Kentucky Initiative, Save Our Schools KY, Kentucky Public Retirees, Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, Together Frankfort, KY National Organization for Women (NOW), The People's Campaign, Our Revolution Central KY, Central KY Council for Peace & Justice and KY United as we rally on the steps of the Capitol to demand that Legislators keep the promise of a fully funded pension!

A 12-count indictment also charges former Manafort business associate Rick Gates with conspiracy and money laundering.

By JESSELYN COOK and RYAN J. REILLY