Have you ever watched your boss act nervously and stumble over his words as he presented important information to the staff? Or have you embarrassed yourself by throwing your golf clubs after taking three shots in the sand trap while playing with a potential business client?
"Several families pulled up roots and came to America to fulfill dreams and begin a new life. Some were pioneers, builders and homemakers. Some paid with their life for a cause, some enforced laws, some helped write laws that affect us all and some were outlaws.
One particular vegetable associated with fall is the pumpkin. Native American Indians used pumpkin as a staple in their diets centuries before the pilgrims came. They also dried strips of pumpkin and wove them into mats.
When white settlers arrived, they saw the pumpkins grown by the Indians and pumpkin soon became a staple in their diets, as well.
In less than two weeks, Kentucky voters will go to the polls. For the first time in 14 years, my name will not appear on the ballot. As my congressional career draws to a close, I would like to take a moment to thank you for allowing me this unique opportunity to serve in public office. Together, we have worked to achieve many important objectives to strengthen the security and prosperity of our families and local communities.