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    Jim Carroll, with Kentucky Government Retirees, and Kentucky Education Association President Stephanie Winkler voice concern about proposed changes to Kentucky's public pension plans on Monday, August 28, 2017.

Jim Carroll, with Kentucky Government Retirees, and Kentucky Education Association President Stephanie Winkler voice concern about proposed changes to Kentucky's public pension plans on Monday, August 28, 2017. Jack Brammer jbrammer@herald-leader.com
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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.