Andy Beshear

Ex-Kentucky Personnel Secretary Pleads Guilty To Kickbacks

Apr 19, 2016
LRC Public Information

A former high-ranking state official whose criminal charges were an embarrassment for Kentucky's former governor and current attorney general has pleaded guilty to a federal bribery charge.

AP

Gov. Matt Bevin is ordering his finance secretary and a private law firm to launch an investigation into his predecessor’s administration, alleging it allowed an atmosphere of greed and corruption to flourish.

Josh James / WUKY

Threatened legal action against Gov. Matt Bevin over his executive order trimming current-year funds for higher education won’t move forward just yet. A spokesman for Attorney General Andy Beshear says Monday is the earliest he might take the governor to court.

Gov's Son Has Raised $1M For Attorney General Bid

Apr 7, 2014

Andy Beshear says he has raised more than $1 million in his bid to become Kentucky's next attorney general.