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Chris Girdler: Later school start dates would benefit Kentucky’s economy, families and students

This time of year, I find myself reflecting on one of the great witticisms of Yogi Berra, who once said, “It’s like Déjà vu all over again.” Unfortunately, many people across our great Commonwealth find themselves asking, “is summer over already?” For most Kentucky students, the answer is “yes”. In an effort to preserve prosperity enjoyed by Kentucky’s tourism...