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Kentucky’s Democratic governor vetoes abortion legislation

Kentucky's Democratic governor has vetoed abortion legislation pushed by Republican lawmakers.

Lawmakers override Beshear’s line-item budget vetoes

Republican lawmakers in Kentucky have pushed aside the Democratic governor's line-item vetoes of state spending bills.

Secretary of State Michael Adams critical of governor’s line-item veto

Republican Secretary of State Michael Adams on Monday was highly critical of Democratic Governor Andy Beshear's line-item veto of emergency election legislation.

As expected, Beshear use of line-item veto sparks discussion

As he promised Friday, Gov. Andy Beshear kissued item vetoes Monday for parts of budget bills passed by the Kentucky General Assembly.

Governor talks stimulus, budget, reducing restrictions

Beshear hopes Congress will quickly act on a second round of stimulus that meets the needs of small business and just as importantly, gives assistance to state and local governments.

Beshear signs 35 bills, including tobacco, vaping restrictions

Vaping, ID, expunging acquittals and other items on the list of bills signed into law.

Governor Bevin vetoes pension bill

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has vetoed a pension bill that was aimed at providing relief to some state-funded agencies struggling with ballooning retirement payments.

Trump issues first veto to protect border order

President Donald Trump has issued the first veto of his presidency, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding.

Kentucky approves mandatory electronic filing for candidates

The Kentucky legislature has passed a bill that would require candidates for public office to file their campaign finance reports electronically.

Trump vows veto if border resolution passed

President Donald Trump is pledging a veto if Congress passes a resolution blocking his use of a national emergency declaration to fund a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Kentucky governor issues new round of vetoes

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin has caught at least one of his fellow Republicans by surprise with another round of vetoes.

Kentucky Legislature overturns two major vetoes

Major developments came out of Frankfort Friday. Kentucky's republican-led general assembly has rejected two big vetoes from republican governor, Matt Bevin.

Lexington teachers rally for future of education

Teachers from Beaumont Middle School, and some other schools in the area, held a rally of their own ahead of an upcoming rally at the State Capitol.

KEA releases statement on Gov. Bevin’s veto

Following Governor Bevin's veto on the tax bill and state budget Monday, the Kentucky Education Association released the following statement on the veto.

Kentucky governor to veto new taxes, 2-year operating budget

Governor Matt Bevins says he will veto the state budget and tax plan bills.

Governor vetoes bill to help agencies leave pension system

Kentucky's Republican governor has vetoed a bill that would make it easier for agencies to leave the state's troubled retirement system.

Lawmakers override veto of mental health bill

A bill that would allow judges to order people with mental illnesses into outpatient treatment will become law despite a veto by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin.

House votes to override 2 of Bevin’s vetoes

House lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly to override Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's vetoes of two bills regulating drones and deciding who gets to spend up to $100 million from a legal settlement with Volkswagen.

House Speaker files lawsuit against Governor

Kentucky Democratic House Speaker Greg Stumbo is asking a judge to throw out Republican Gov. Matt Bevin’s vetoes of the state’s $68 billion operating budget.

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