Governor Steve Beshear

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5:01 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Beshear, Conway Warn Of Health Care Scams

Gov. Steve Beshear and Attorney General Jack Conway are warning consumers of potential health care related scams.

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8:39 pm
Thu October 24, 2013

Beshear Says Managed Care Initiative Running Smoothly

Gov. Steve Beshear says the Medicaid managed-care system is running smoothly, with payments being processed quickly and fewer complaints.

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2:50 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Beshear Visits The Big Apple For Education Summit

Governor Steve Beshear is in New York City as part of NBC's National Education Summit.

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1:49 pm
Thu October 3, 2013

Beshear Touts ACA On National TV & During DC Speech

Gov. Beshear says he is proud that Kentucky is the only southern state to create its own health benefits exchange, predicting that others will follow.

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8:44 am
Fri August 23, 2013

Gov. Beshear Stands Ready To Sign Redistricting Bill

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Lawmakers are expected to conclude a special session on Friday after final votes in the Senate and House on a legislative redistricting bill that appears to be steamrolling into law.

Gov. Steve Beshear is poised to sign the measure into law on Friday, as soon as lawmakers wrap up work on what had been a lingering issue in Kentucky, his spokeswoman, Kerri Richardson, said.

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11:56 am
Mon July 29, 2013

Gov. Beshear Names Three Supporters To UK Board of Trustees

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Three longtime supporters of Gov. Steve Beshear will be joining the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees. Beshear has also appointed a celebrated horse trainer to the state Horse Racing Commission.

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4:55 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Beshear, Abramson To Skip Fancy Farm Picnic

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Gov. Steve Beshear and Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson will skip next week's church picnic in the western Kentucky community of Fancy Farm.  Democratic Party Chairman Dan Logsdon said Wednesday they're unable to go.

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9:26 am
Sat June 8, 2013

Beshear To Meet With Legislative Leaders Next Week

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Gov. Steve Beshear is expected to meet next week with House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate President Robert Stivers to try to work on a plan to resolve legislative redistricting.

The governor made that announcement on Friday. He said he is confident that the issue will be resolved in a special session sometime this year.

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1:34 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Beshear To Lead Trade Mission To Canada Next Week

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Governor Steve Beshear and some 50 Kentucky business leaders will travel to Canada next week on a trade mission.

The itinerary includes stops in Montreal and Toronto.

Beshear announced the trip on Friday, saying it is intended to increase commerce between Kentucky and Canada.

Kentucky already has strong business ties to Canada with an estimated $11 billion in bilateral trade. Canada imported some $7.3 billion in Kentucky products and services in 2012.

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2:07 pm
Fri April 5, 2013

Gov. Beshear Vetoes Medicaid Bill, Promises Investigation Of Late Payment Claims

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Gov. Steve Beshear has vetoed a bill sponsored by House Speaker Greg Stumbo that would require prompt payment in the Medicaid managed care system.

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