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Kentucky's constitutional moment

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Barack Obama lost Kentucky in 2012 by 23 points, yet the state remains closely divided about re-electing the man whose parliamentary skills uniquely qualify him to restrain Obama's executive overreach. So, Kentucky's Senate contest …

Bears, wolves find a voice in the wilderness

WASHINGTON - If politicians preying upon your attentions this season fail to inspire, you might seek common cause with the beasts - the four-legged variety rather than those running for office. Ballot initiatives aimed at protecting bears and …
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Notable & Quotable: Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

In "Americans are terrified of Ebola. Which could make it harder to stop Ebola," Paul Waldman writes, "Congratulations, media: Americans are thoroughly freaked out about Ebola." Read it online at www.washingtonpost.com: A new Washington Post poll …
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Penny sales tax list is ridiculous

penny sales tax list is ridiculous After seeing the list of proposed projects, I think it is time to weigh in on the vote. I'm against all the "pork" in the proposal. Lexington County has a much better idea. Use the funds for local and county …

The pain of domestic violence affects the entire family

The pain of domestic violence affects the entire family I spent 18 years of my life in an abusive relationship with my children's father. My first encounter with domestic violence happened when I was in high school, when my boyfriend pushed me …
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Oct. 3, 2014

Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: The Greenville News Sept. 30 Court gives FOIA a small victory After two painful losses before the South Carolina Supreme Court, there has been a small victory for the Freedom of …
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