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Delayed Kentucky internet project faces new squirrel setback

A project that would bring high-speed internet across Kentucky will be delayed because company representatives say an "abundance" of squirrels have chewed through wiring.

Beshear says he has raised nearly $700,000 for governor

A Democratic candidate for governor in Kentucky says he has raised nearly $700,000 since starting his campaign, and not everyone in his own party is happy about it.

Ethics panel says ex-Personnel official violated ethics code

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.
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Beshear says book is about making government work again

Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear says his new book is about how to make government work again.
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Panel of ex-governors to talk opioid crisis at Harvard

Former Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear part of panel discussion at Harvard about opioid crisis.
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Dems tap former Kentucky governor to counter Trump speech

Democrats have tapped former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver the party's response to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night.
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Gov. Bevin, AG Beshear Spar Over Abortion Law

Yet another bitter exchange between Governor Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear unfolded Wednesday, this time over a recently passed abortion law in Kentucky, HB2, that requires doctors to present the results of an ultrasound to women considering an abortion.

Bevin to rededicate center in honor of military families

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin will rededicate the Capitol Education Center to honor Kentucky families who have lost loved ones in the military.

Bevin asks judge to intervene in contract investigation

A former state employee is refusing to comply with Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's investigation into a no-bid contract awarded by his Democratic predecessor.

Former Gov. Beshear Comments on Dismantling of Kynect

In an exclusive interview with ABC 36 News, former Governor Steve Beshear spoke about the dismantling of the Kynect healthcare exchange, as open enrollment season begins.
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Bevin approves contract to probe Beshear administration

Kentucky Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has approved a contract of up to $500,000 to an Indiana law firm to investigate his Democratic predecessor's administration.

Kentucky to send 60 delegates to DNC this week

Kentucky is sending 60 delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this week.
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Kentucky, auto owners could receive $100M in VW settlement

Volkswagen has agreed to pay the state of Kentucky nearly $3.5 million in civil penalties in a settlement that could result in up to $100 million for the state and its residents.
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Clinton speaks with working parents in Lexington

Hillary Clinton, the hopeful Democratic presidential nominee, stopped in Lexington on Tuesday to hold a discussion with working parents.

Beshear criticizes Bevin, Obama for secret Medicaid talks

Former Democratic Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear is criticizing Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and the Obama administration for negotiating in private as Bevin seeks to replace the state's expanded Medicaid program.
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Former Gov. Beshear releases 2015 income tax returns

Former Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear has released tax returns from his final year in office.
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UPDATE: Gov. Bevin’s office releases response to Beshear comments

A statement has been released from Gov. Bevin's Office, in response to comments made by former Gov. Steve Beshear in Frankfort on Wednesday morning.
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Beshear says Bevin is abusing authority as governor

Former Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear says his Republican successor is abusing his authority as governor.

Former Gov. Beshear: Bevin’s accusations “pathetic spectacle”

Former Governor Steve Beshear has released a statement addressing Tuesdays accusations by Governor Matt Bevin that the former administration acted unethically in its handling of bids and campaign contributions.

GOP Kentucky governor to investigate Democratic predecessor

Kentucky's Republican governor says he will hire a private law firm to investigate his Democratic predecessor for what he says were potentially illegal procurement practices.

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