See this article at Vox. From Sarah Kliff: Obamacare’s success in Whitley County and across Kentucky hasn’t translated into political support for the law. In fact, 82 percent of Whitley voters supported Donald Trump in the presidential election, even though he promised to repeal it.
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Will Kim Davis quit?
Kim Davis, the Rowan County, Kentucky, county clerk who refuses to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples (or, for a while, to any couples at all), returns to work at 8 a.m. today, having spent a little time as a guest of the county, in jail. There’s no indication Davis has had a come-to-Jesus moment in regard …
Kim Davis? Still in the news.
That Kentucky county clerk who refuses to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples has rejected a suggestion that deputies issue licenses while she spends time in jail for contempt of court. Fortunately, five of her deputy clerks have stepped up and said they’ll issue the licenses. Had she agreed, she could have been let out of jail. Meanwhile, …
God watched this video, and boy, was She pissed
That Rowan County, Kentucky, clerk just won’t give in to the law of the land, and by invoking, as she did in this video, “God’s authority,” she has set herself up for a court hearing at 11 a.m. on Thursday. Jaysus. Here’s a bit more on Kim Davis, the clerk.
This is what discrimination — with a side order of ignorance — looks like
Be sure to watch this video of the illegal act of Kim Davis in Rowan County, Kentucky, where Ms. Davis, as a county clerk, takes it upon herself to deny some people a marriage license. You should probably read along with the script at Wonkette, as well. Because it’s classic. Guess if you want to …
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Rape victim fights back, faced jail time, but no more.
Savannah Dietrich, a 17-year old Kentuckian, got drunk at a party last August, fell asleep, was raped by two teen boys she knew, who took pictures of their crime and shared those photos. Her attackers accepted a plea deal Dietrich thought was too lenient, so she named them on Twitter, and for a while there, …
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