Kentuckians are tired of all the shouting and name-calling from their elected officials.
Let's ignore the shrill voices pitting us against each other.
Let's recognize the seriousness and complexity of the problems we face.
Let's resolve to sit down and work together in good faith and in an atmosphere of mutual respect.
John Hicks and Ann Cormican have both worked in industries where teamwork and mutual respect are necessary to get the job done.
We know the importance of good communication, of gathering all the facts, of building consensus based on those facts, and of implementing a solution in an efficient manner that works well for all concerned.