Gov. Matt Bevin

Ethics Panel Says Ex-Personnel Official Violated Ethics Code

Sep 19, 2017
AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File

A Kentucky ethics commission says a former Personnel Cabinet official used his position to solicit campaign contributions from co-workers to support then-Gov. Steve Beshear.

AP Photo/Adam Beam

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is once again challenging the legality of cuts handed down by the state’s Republican governor.

Bevin Hints At Possible Pension Changes In Interview

Aug 25, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has criticized some state workers for inflating their public pension benefits to "stick it to the taxpayer."

AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File

Kentucky's Democratic attorney general warned the state's highest court on Friday that the accreditation of the state's public colleges and universities would be at risk if they don't take his side against the Republican governor.

Bevin Orders Voting Rights Restored For 284 Kentuckians

Jun 30, 2017
Associated Press

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has ordered the voting rights restored for 284 Kentuckians pending a background check by the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet.

Bevin Reluctantly Supports Senate Health Care Overhaul

Jun 27, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky's Republican governor said he reluctantly supports the Senate's plan to replace the Affordable Care Act and blamed its shaky prospects for passage on "mushy moderates" who "don't have enough spine" to pass the bill.

Kentucky Governor Seeks Dismissal Of Right-To-Work Lawsuit

Jun 23, 2017
Josh James / WUKY

Gov. Matt Bevin has filed a motion asking a judge to dismiss a legal challenge to Kentucky's new law banning mandatory union fees in workplaces.

Bevin Alters Executive Order As Lawsuit Threat Looms

Jun 16, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky's Republican governor has made a slight change to an executive order, but it is unclear if it will be enough to avert a lawsuit from the state's Democratic attorney general.

AP Photo/Adam Beam

Attorney General Andy Beshear is extending his deadline before taking another round of legal action against Gov. Matt Bevin.

Kentucky Attorney General Threatens To Sue Governor Again

Jun 7, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has threatened to sue the state's Republican governor for a fourth time.

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