Andy Beshear is considerably of an anomaly within the state of Kentucky. In 2016, Donald Trump simply received the state, defeating Hillary Clinton by a margin of over 30%.
However in 2019, incumbent Republican governor Matt Bevin had grow to be one of the crucial unpopular lawmakers within the nation. And shockingly, Beshear was in a position to defeat Bevin by a slim margin within the November race.
And the Democrat has made a degree of governing like a Liberal within the deep South and setting an instance unseen in Washington. Not like Donald Trump, Beshear can be self quarantining after a staffer had a optimistic COVID-19 case.
The Kentucky governor made the announcement by way of a video submitted to his social media accounts. He instructed viewers:
“The Beshear household, for the reason that begin of COVID-19, has been dedicated to setting an instance. Of doing all these issues that we’re asking Kentuckians to do. A type of is to reply the decision. That’s when contact tracers name you as a result of somebody round you has examined optimistic. And ask you to do varied issues, together with to quarantine. Properly, yesterday, we received that decision. A type of in my safety element received a optimistic check again late final night time.”
These actions differ mightily than these taken by Donald Trump. Not solely was Trump round those that had contracted the virus, he himself was affected by COVID-19. There’s nonetheless no reply as to when Trump had his first optimistic check as his Docs have been lower than sincere with the American public.
Todd Neikirk is a New Jersey based mostly politics and know-how author. His work has been featured in psfk.com, foxsports.com and hillreporter.com. He enjoys sports activities, politics, comedian books and spending time on the shore together with his household.