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Gov. Bevin criticized for social media post

"Out of touch", "racist." Those are some of the words, and phrases being heard in response to a video posted by Governor Matt Bevin.

Beshear announces candidacy for Governor

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - Attorney General Andy Beshear officially entered the governor's race Monday. "As you're governor, I will listen, especially to those who disagree...

 Clinton urges Georgia Dems to pick Abrams

A victory in the Democratic primary and in the November election would make Abrams the first black woman governor in the U.S.
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Kentucky governor calls state judge ‘incompetent hack’

Kentucky's Republican governor says a judge who ruled against him is an incompetent hack.

Judge denies Gov. Bevin’s request to depose plaintiffs in pension lawsuit

The fight over whether or not the new public pension law is legal raged on in court Monday.

Teachers hold #Blackout in protest of Gov. Bevin

Teachers across the state dressed in black on Monday to protest Governor Matt Bevin's controversial comments on Friday's teacher rally in Frankfort.

Governor Bevin apologizes: not good enough for some

He apologized, but many feel that apology wasn't for the words he said, but the pain and confusion they caused.

AG Beshear filed lawsuit to stop pension reform law

As expected, Attorney General Andy Beshear is suing to stop the pension reform law signed Tuesday by Governor Matt Bevin.

“This is not a tantrum”: teachers fire back at Governor

Teachers out protesting the pension bill Thursday are fighting back against the Governor for calling them "selfish" and "uninformed".

Kentucky governor auctions chance to implode building

Kentucky's Republican governor is auctioning off the chance to push the plunger to implode a 28-story government building, with all proceeds benefiting a charity for foster children started by his wife.
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Kentucky governor declares emergency after heavy rainfall

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has declared a statewide emergency following heavy rainfall and flooding.
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Bill to expand uses of jail canteen funds goes to governor

Proceeds from county jail canteens could be used to beef up safety and security at the facilities under a bill headed to the governor’s desk.

The Latest: School shooting victim’s father asks for prayers

The father of a student who was killed in this week's Kentucky school shooting is asking for prayers for the "sweet kids" who died or were injured in the attack.

Governor proclaims “Day of Prayer” for Marshall County

Governor Matt Bevin has proclaimed Sunday, January 28th as a day of prayer for Marshall County.

Coalition comes out against Gov. Bevin’s proposed budget

38 organizations from a variety of sectors came together at the capitol Thursday morning calling on Governor Matt Bevin to rethink his proposed budget bill.
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Kentucky governor proposes spending cuts of 6.25 percent

Kentucky's Republican governor is proposing spending cuts of more than 6 percent across most of state government.
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Senate OK’s proposal to change years to elect governors

Kentucky voters would eventually choose their governors at the same time they vote for president under a proposed constitutional amendment that has cleared the state Senate.

GOP House members ask Kentucky governor not to call session

Kentucky GOP House members are asking Republican Gov. Matt Bevin not to call a special legislative session on pension reform before the end of the year.

Kentucky gov still plans for special legislative session

Kentucky's Republican governor said he still plans to call a special session of the state legislature to make changes to the state's troubled public pension system.

Kentucky to launch help line for opioid addiction

Kentucky is spending $500,000 to create a phone number people can call to get help with opioid addiction.

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