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By MARSHALL WARD

“We’re four years into the next 20, 40, 60 years. It will take that long to get what we truly want done,” said Matt Bevin during a recent bus tour through Calloway County.

But I have news for you. The truth is that it may take 20, 40, or 60 years to undo the damage that this governor and the Republican party are doing to the state.

Last month, Kentucky courts finally unsealed records that revealed some of the manipulative, predatory tactics that one opioid manufacturer, Janssen, used to attack our state.

They lied about the addictive nature of opioids, knowing full-well what hell they would unleash.

They trained their sales representatives to overcome "obstacles," or plainly put, to lie to our doctors about their side effects.

By BRUCE MAPLES

Republicans are apparently so worried about the race for attorney general that they have gone further into the gutter with their attacks – including sending a slime piece to a candidate’s wife.

Karen Stumbo, the wife of Dem candidate Greg Stumbo, received this piece in the past few days. It was mailed directly to their home address.

Read more here.

CANVASS SET FOR Saturday 10:00 AM, STARTING AT THE Western Kentucky AFL-CIO Area Council HALL, 1202 S. 4th Street

This is it. Election Day is next Tuesday. Our families have so much riding on this election. Make no mistake, this election will impact every working family, including yours.

Election Day is just a week from today. Click https://youtu.be/bz8M6hXh7WU to watch a short video in which Bill Finn, state director of the Kentucky State Building and Construction Trades Council, explains why voting is crucial to your family, your job and your union. 

Ahead of tonight's debate, Andy Beshear is calling out Matt Bevin in a new social media video for trying to falsely claim during Saturday's debate that he's never called teachers names. The video also features recordings of Matt Bevin insulting teachers. 

KENTUCKY DEMOCRATIC PARTY

Frankfort, KY — At the third governor’s debate on Saturday night, Matt Bevin delivered a disastrous performance and was repeatedly caught in lies, before storming out of the debate and refusing to take questions from reporters.