Welcome

Thank you for visiting paducahsun.com, the online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

Country in need of patriot like Bevin to prevent its ruin

By LILY SILVERSTEIN Paducah

EDITOR:

The upcoming race for Kentucky senator is a subject of debate with many. On the one hand, we have Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, who has been in government his entire adult life; on the other, Matt Bevin, who owns a company and has had first-hand experience saving jobs, balancing budgets, and working in the private sector.

Mr. Bevin is a father of nine, four of whom he adopted from Ethiopia. He is pro-life, pro-traditional marriage, and a proud concealed carry gun owner who opposes higher taxes, bigger government and bailouts.

Samuel Adams once said, "If ever time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin." Matt Bevin fulfills the second description: He is a former U.S. Army captain, is not a career politician, and could help to save our country in the way he saved his family business.

Sen. McConnell has been circulating ads against Mr. Bevin, which, if the content were true, should strike fear into the hearts of all Bevin supporters. But they are not true, nor even based on fact. I suggest that those who care to know the truth visit mudslingingmitch.com, where Mr. Bevin explains and refutes the charges Sen. McConnell has leveled against him.

Mr. Bevin will be at the Julian Carroll Convention Center gun show from noon to 2 p.m. today, March 15. I encourage anyone and everyone to attend, so that they may hear what Mr. Bevin has to say and make an informed decision regarding the elections this year.

LILY SILVERSTEIN

Paducah

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha d42334c6d7df474cb6280ce26a17fdf3
Top Classifieds
  • HAVANESE PUPS AKC Home Raised, Best H ... Details
  • Rottweiler Pups - Mom AKCRegistered5 ... Details
  • PILLOW TOPmattress sets NEW in pl ... Details
  • Downsizing Due To HealthAntique furni ... Details
  • Bedroom Suites New in Boxes. 6pc. che ... Details
  • 1 acre corner lot Kevil $12000 270488 ... Details
  • Single wide with W/D, gas range, refr ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't b ... Details
  • 2009 H-D XL883L. Windshields, Aux. Li ... Details

Most Popular
  1. Marshall County Quad Meet results
  2. Sports on television
  3. Local sports schedule
  1. Three injured in McCracken collision
  2. Text messages lead to drug arrest
  3. State’s production of coal, job numbers continue to decline
  1. Marshall County Quad Meet results
  2. Sports on television
  3. Local sports schedule
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...