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Steve Beshear's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Steven 'Steve' L. Beshear
Office: Governor (KY), Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2007
Last Elected: 11/08/2011
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 2 Children: Jeff, Andy
Birth Date: 09/21/1944
Birth Place: Dawson Springs, KY
Home City: Lexington, KY
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 2, 2014 Gov. Beshear Celebrates Groundbreaking of $150 Million Aluminum Facility in Bowling Green
June 23, 2014 Governor Ceremonially Signs Bill to Support Small Businesses
June 2, 2014 Gov. Beshear's Statement on EPA Carbon Emissions Proposal
March 25, 2014 Gov. Beshear Applauds Raising Water Levels at Lake Cumberland
Feb. 27, 2014 Gov. Beshear Announces Maker's Mark Distillery to Expand
Jan. 7, 2014 Governor Beshear's State of the Commonwealth Address
Jan. 6, 2014 Kentucky Small Business Lending Programs Awarded $5.1 Million from the U.S. Treasury Department
Nov. 26, 2013 Kentucky Motor Vehicle Exports Racing to a Record Year
Nov. 22, 2013 Gov. Beshear Launches Kentucky Angel Investors Network to Support Kentucky Entrepreneurs, Investors
Nov. 22, 2013 Gov. Beshear Launches Kentucky Angel Investors Network to Support Kentucky Entrepreneurs, Investors
Nov. 20, 2013 Gov. Beshear Announces $37,500 in Funding to Support Lexington Area Entrepreneurs
Nov. 19, 2013 Gov. Beshear, Lt. Gov. Abramson Announce Plans for Horizon Steel Plant in Bowling Green
Nov. 6, 2013 Kentucky's Business Climate Ranks 9th in Nation by Site Selection Magazine
Aug. 28, 2013 Kentucky to Host 2013 Southern Governors' Association Annual Meeting
July 31, 2013 Minority Businesses Encouraged to do Business with the State
July 22, 2013 Gov. Beshear Announces Creation of Office of Entrepreneurship within Cabinet for Economic Development
March 5, 2013 Kentucky Ranked 10th in Nation for Industry Activity
Feb. 8, 2013 State Implements New Procurement Process for Minority Vendors
July 2, 2012 Gov. Beshear Signs Bill into Law Encouraging Major Investments in Kentucky's Auto Industry
June 19, 2012 Gov. Beshear Ceremoniously Signs House Bills 539 and 509
May 16, 2012 Governor Beshear's Statement Regarding Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
April 20, 2012 Governor Beshear Announces Vermont Thread Gage to Add 15 Jobs in Franklin
April 17, 2012 Governor Beshear Announces Expansion of Bluegrass Shavings LLC in Casey County, Project Expected to Create 50 New Jobs
April 11, 2012 Governor Signs Unemployment Insurance Solution Bill; Will Save Kentucky Businesses $600 Million
April 9, 2012 Kentucky Among Top States for Entrepreneurial Activity
April 9, 2012 Governor Beshear Announces Taggart Solar to Locate New Manufacturing Operation in Edmonson County, Create 30 Jobs
April 5, 2012 Governor Beshear Announces Serco to Create 125 Jobs in Campbellsville
March 20, 2012 Governor Beshear, GE Appliances Unveil New Bottom Freezer Refrigerator Factory in Louisville
March 14, 2012 Governor Beshear Signs Executive Order to Protect Kentuckians from Changes or Cancellations of Insurance Policies After Storms
March 14, 2012 Governor Beshear, Lieutenant Governor Abramson Break Ground for DHL Express in Northern Kentucky
March 1, 2012 Kentucky Ranked 8th in Nation for Industry Activity in 2011
Jan. 4, 2012 Kentucky State of the Commonwealth Address 2012
Nov. 23, 2011 Gov. Beshear Declares Nov. 26 as "Small Business Saturday' in Kentucky
Oct. 28, 2011 Blog: FORD Jobs & Investment
Oct. 4, 2011 Governor Beshear's Statement Regarding New Ford Contract, Investment and Jobs
Sept. 1, 2011 Blog: Credit-Worthy Small Business
Aug. 29, 2011 Gov. Beshear Announces State to Leverage Nearly $155 Million in Small Business Loans
July 19, 2011 Governor Beshear Announces Three Henderson Economic Development Projects Will Create 47 New Jobs
July 18, 2011 Governor Beshear Celebrates Expansion of TrollandToad.com with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony in Corbin
July 18, 2011 Governor Beshear Announces Expansion of SIS Will Create 15 New High-Tech, High-Paying Jobs
July 15, 2011 Gov. Beshear Applauds Forbes List of Best Cities for Business
May 25, 2011 Gov. Beshear Extends Statewide Price-Gouging Protections at Attorney General's Request
May 4, 2011 Blog: "Next Generation" Economic Development
May 2, 2011 Governor Beshear Signs Legislation Creating One-Stop Electronic Business Portal
May 2, 2011 Gov. Beshear Holds Ceremonial Bill Signing for Interstate Racing Compact Legislation
Jan. 18, 2011 Governor Beshear Hosts Chinese Chamber for Import and Export of Machinery and Electronics Delegation
Dec. 9, 2010 Governor Beshear, Mayor Abramson Announce Efforts to Encourage Additional Investments, Jobs at Louisville Assembly Plant in Louisville
Dec. 8, 2010 Governor Beshear Encourages Battery Manufacturers, Auto Manufacturers and Utilities to Continue to Work Toward Creating a Viable New Energy Source for Vehicles
Dec. 6, 2010 Governor Beshear Announces Launch of Kentucky Small Business Investment Credit Program
Dec. 3, 2010 Statement by Governor Steve Beshear
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