Gov. Matt Bevin

Judge Rules For, Against Kentucky Political Rivals

Nov 15, 2017
AP

A Kentucky judge says the state's Republican governor can reorganize some government boards when the legislature is not in session, but he can't write new laws.

Associated Press

Kentucky Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's administration has sued a Louisville law firm it says unlawfully received $4.2 million as part of a state settlement with Oxycontin-maker Purdue Pharma.

Associated Press

Kentucky's Republican governor will appeal a federal judge's ruling that blocks the state's law requiring doctors to conduct an ultrasound exam before an abortion and then try to show fetal images as well as play the fetal heartbeat to the pregnant woman.

Supreme Court Rules U Of L Board Issue Is Moot

Sep 28, 2017
LRC Public Information

The Kentucky Supreme Court has declined to rule on whether it was legal for Republican Gov. Matt Bevin to abolish and replace the University of Louisville's board of trustees.

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.

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