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History: Sen. McConnell great lecture on KY political rivalries

See also:: Kentucky Color: Dad's Happy Chandler Road by Billy Joe Fudge; Also: Letter: Thanks for sharing the Happy Chandler Road by Linda Marcum Waggener

By Ed Waggener

Ann Curtis sent this yesterday: "The mention of Happy Chandler by Billy Joe reminded me of this video I stumbled upon on C-SPAN last November. Thought you would enjoy."

She included a link to, the presentation of a lecture by Senator Mitch McConnell late last year at Transylvania College in Lexington, KY.

For those addicted to Kentucky politics, it's a must watch. Senator McConnell tells the story of three men who were foremost in shaping Kentucky in the 20th Century: A.B. "Happy" Chandler, Earle C. Clements, and Thruston Ballard Morton.

The show may be up there with Ken Burns.

This story was posted on 2016-01-10 05:31:37
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