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Harmon issues call, Beshear says transparency should be the standard.
A bill that would limit a governor's power to issue pardons right before leaving office has passed the state Senate.
A bill to limit gubernatorial pardon powers cleared a committee Wednesday. It stems from a flurry of last-minute pardons by former Gov. Matt Bevin.
A key Kentucky lawmaker says former Gov. Matt Bevin's four last appointments to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees were out of compliance with state law.
Braidy Industries says it still needs to raise $500 million to build a $1.7 billion aluminum plant in eastern Kentucky.
The Beshear administration says it handed over records that Matt Bevin had sought to keep secret.
Senate President Robert Stivers predicts lawmakers will try to modify the pardon process.
Officials in the state are inviting a Planned Parenthood clinic to apply for a license to perform abortions.
Bills have been introduced to put checks on gubernatorial pardon powers and ensure victims are notified before their assailants are pardoned.
Two lawmakers say they received a letter from Attorney General Daniel Cameron saying he requested the FBI investigate Bevin's pardons.
The U.S. Attorney's Office for Kentucky's Western District says it could seek federal charges against pardon recipients.
Beshear says almost 1,000 teachers were wrongly accused of violating state labor laws and were threatened with fines of up to $1,000 per violation.
Matt Bevin defended his controversial pardon of a man convicted of raping a child by saying there was no physical evidence of the assault.
Gov. Andy Beshear has spoken out against his predecessor's spree of pardons.
Former governor Matt Bevin spent his final days in office commuting the sentences of several people convicted of heinous crimes, sparking statewide outrage.
A death row inmate from Lexington is spared from possible execution but could still die in prison after having his sentence commuted to life by outgoing governor Matt Bevin.
Before leaving the governor's office, Matt Bevin commuted the 20-year prison sentence of a man who killed a pastor and his wife in a drunk driving crash.
Former Governor Matt Bevin pardoned and commuted the sentence for more than 400 convicts within his final days in office and one of those convicts is a man who was pardoned of reckless homicide.
The Governor's Christmas Tree Lighting at the State Capitol is scheduled for Saturday evening.
The Bevin administration has dropped Louisville’s Passport Health Plan in awarding $8 billion annually in Medicaid contracts.