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From BILL LONDRIGAN

Kentucky State AFL-CIO

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

The deadly coronavirus pandemic has forced our state, our country and our world into frightening and unsettling times. No one knows how this global health crisis will last. 

From Bill Finn:

Kentucky Building Trades Affiliates,

By AMY McGRATH

Today, Erik, the kids, and I will take off for the Fourth of July to celebrate by swimming with cousins and cooking out with family. But before we do, I want to share some thoughts on the meaning of this holiday.

I’ve been reflecting a lot on everything that’s happened since the note I sent you on Independence Day one year ago.

It could be worse. There’s always James Buchanan

By GAIL COLLINS

Happy Fourth of July, everybody. I want you to have a great day. No moaning about the state of the nation.

Kentucky Democratic Party

“I promise you that, there is a political or a corrupt piece to it.”

Frankfort, KY— In an appearance on Hey Kentucky! hosted by Matt Jones on Tuesday evening, former aide to Lt. Governor Hampton, Adrienne Southworth, said there is corruption in the governor’s office and cast doubt on the explanation for her firing.

EDITOR’S NOTE: We appreciate Roy Pullam’s insightful commentary. We know our readers do, too. But the subject of this one is “truly scary” as he says at the end. 

By ROY PULLAM

I got a glimpse at  Trump's America yesterday.  

Kentucky Democratic Party

Frankfort, KY—The Kentucky Democratic Party is releasing a new video today in response to Matt Bevin’s $1,000 bet to find audio and video of him bullying teachers. [Watch the video here.] 

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1630

“Don’t let your mouth overload your behind“ is old expression in my neck of the western Kentucky woods. (Okay, we use a shorter word than “behind.”)

Anyway, Matt Bevin’s motor mouth is the gift that keeps on giving to the Democrats.