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Beshear issues executive order to increase security for National Guard members

  Gov. Steve Beshear has issued an executive order directing Adjutant General Edward Tonini to take “any additional steps necessary” to increase security for National Guard members. The order comes after last Thursday’s shooting of four Marines and a Navy petty officer in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Following is Beshear’s statement regarding the executive order:   “As...