2014-2015 Budget

Local/Regional News
5:54 pm
Wed July 16, 2014

Beshear Plugs $91M Budget Shortfall

Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear has signed an order to plug a $91 million hole in Kentucky's $9.5 billion state budget.

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4:55 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Beshear Vetoes Deadline For Repayment Of Rupp Money

Credit Josh James / WUKY

All bills passed during Kentucky’s 2014 legislative session are now on the books.

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Local/Regional News
12:24 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Beshear Continues Push For Rupp Funding

Credit wuky.org

Gov. Steve Beshear is keeping up the pressure on lawmakers in Frankfort to fund the Rupp Arena redesign.

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Local/Regional News
5:25 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Budget Mandates Pay Raises For Teachers

Kentucky's roughly 100,000 teachers and administrative staff will get an automatic pay raise in each of the next two years.

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Local/Regional News
3:39 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Bill Negotiations Come Down To The Wire In Frankfort

A Kentucky Senate committee hashes out the agenda for its final day before Gov. Beshear decides whether to veto any legislation.
Credit Josh James / WUKY

It’s a make or break day for legislation as the General Assembly concludes its final day of voting before briefly reconvening in April.

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Local/Regional News
4:43 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

State Universities Caught In The Middle Of Budget Fight

The Kentucky House and Senate are at odds over which university priorities to fund in the budget.

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Local/Regional News
7:11 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Ky. House Trades Barbs Over Affordable Care Act, Passes Budget

Debate over the state House version of Gov. Steve Beshear’s budget veered frequently onto the topic of the Affordable Care Act Thursday evening.

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Local/Regional News
3:21 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

$20B Spending Plan Advances To Full House

Despite a number of Republican abstentions, a Kentucky House committee has given its approval to a $20.3 billion, two-year budget.

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Local/Regional News
1:27 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Ky. House Poised To Deliver Budget This Week

Kentucky House members say not to expect many changes to the governor’s budget when the House version comes before the chamber on Wednesday.

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1:28 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

State PVAs Seek Solution To Budget Shortfall

Like many agencies, Kentucky’s Property Valuation Administrator department is finding itself in a budget crunch.

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