Tag: Kentucky

A newscast showing President Donald Trump plays on an old television set as customers play cards in the Frosty Freeze restaurant in Sandy Hook, Ky., Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. Many families here can trace their ancestry back generations on the same land. Almost everyone is white, and almost everyone is …

In the Heart of Trump Country, His Base’s Faith is Unshaken

SANDY HOOK, Ky. (AP) — The regulars amble in before dawn and claim their usual table, the one next to an old box television playing the news on mute. Despite the president’s dismal approval ratings and lethargic legislative achievements, he remains profoundly popular here in these mountains, a region so badly battered by the collapse of the coal industry it became the symbolic heart of Trump’s white working-class base.

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Food Stamp Enrollments Down in 46 Out of 50 States

Food stamp enrollment went down over the past year in 46 out of 50 states, according to the latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) statistics on food stamp enrollment.

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EXCLUSIVE: American Eyewitness Account of Paris Terrorist Attack

“I was walking down the Champs-Elysee around 9 pm with my wife and three sons, and I stopped to buy a rose for my wife. We were ten feet away from a person dressed in black garb when all of a sudden I heard a sudden burst of shots. It sounded like about 8 bullets,” John Finney, an American from Paintsville, Kentucky, told Breitbart News in an exclusive phone interview.

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Watch Live: Donald Trump Holds Rally in Louisville, KY

Monday at 7:30 p.m. ET, President Donald Trump will hold a rally in Louisville, KY at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Freedom Hall. Live video courtesy of Right Side Broadcasting Network Follow Breitbart.tv on Twitter @BreitbartVideo

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Big Government Republicans Rebuke Trump Budget

Kentucky Republican congressman rejected President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2018 as Congress begins consideration of the president’s rearrangement of priorities.