President Barack Obama met with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Nov. 10. Trump’s biggest challenge as president will be keeping his promises to the blue-collar workers who elected him.
President Barack Obama met with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Nov. 10. Trump’s biggest challenge as president will be keeping his promises to the blue-collar workers who elected him. Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP
President Barack Obama met with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Nov. 10. Trump’s biggest challenge as president will be keeping his promises to the blue-collar workers who elected him. Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.