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Matt Bevin, Kentucky governor, roasts schools for closing over cold weather: 'We're getting soft'

Jan 31, 2019 - The Washington Times

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin sparked criticism Tuesday after he complained that school districts across his state are closing due to below-freezing temperatures.

"There's no ice going with it or any snow," the Republican governor said during an interview with 840 WHAS Radio. "I mean, what happens to America?"

"We're getting soft, Terry," he told radio host Terry Meiners. "We're getting soft."

Mr. Bevin later admitted he thinks it's better to err "on the side of being safe," addin...