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Steve Beshear's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
March 14, 2014 Gov. Beshear Launches German-Inspired Skills Initiative
Jan. 21, 2014 State Budget Address
Jan. 21, 2014 Education Gets Historic Lift in Gov. Beshear's Budget
Jan. 7, 2014 Governor Beshear's State of the Commonwealth Address
Nov. 13, 2013 600 Kentuckians Already Signed Up for SOAR Summit
Oct. 25, 2013 Gov. Beshear Celebrates Grand Opening for Mubea's Newest Facility in Northern Kentucky, 150 New Jobs
Oct. 24, 2013 Gov. Beshear Participates in Ribbon-Cutting for Siemens Expansion in Crittenden County
Oct. 23, 2013 Gov. Beshear Named Chair of National Governors Association Education, Workforce Committee
March 15, 2013 Gov. Beshear Announces "Bridges to Opportunities' Skilled Training Program for Minorities, Women
March 5, 2013 Kentucky Ranked 10th in Nation for Industry Activity
Feb. 6, 2013 Gov. Beshear Champions Education as State's Top Priority; Links Tax Reform and Public Pensions to Protect Education
Dec. 20, 2012 Gov. Beshear's Top 10 Accomplishments of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Gov. Beshear Makes Economic Development Trip to India
Jan. 6, 2012 Kentucky Among First States Invited Into National ACT Certified Work Ready Communities Academy
Aug. 16, 2011 Governor Beshear Announces Launch of Work Ready Communities Certification
Jan. 26, 2011 Employee Suggestions Create Savings for the Commonwealth
Oct. 28, 2010 Blog: Jobs Milestone
June 22, 2010 Governor Beshear Announces Location of Certified Flux Solutions, Expansion of Corvac Composites in Butler County
June 21, 2010 Governor Beshear Encourages Employers to Expand Workforce
March 2, 2010 Governor Beshear Calls on State-Created Workers' Comp Insurer to Return Surplus Funds to Small Businesses
Jan. 27, 2010 Gov. Beshear Unveils Partnership With Microsoft to Offer Job Training
June 21, 2009 Weekly Recap
June 19, 2009 Applauding the Action of the House
June 18, 2009 Statement from Gov. Steve Beshear on Unemployment Numbers
June 5, 2009 Remarks of Governor Steve Beshear
May 8, 2009 Gov. Beshear Announces Over $18 Million in Stimulus Funds for Employment and Training Programs
March 24, 2009 Gov. Beshear Announces KCTCS Career Transitions Initiative to Assist Displaced Workers
Dec. 4, 2008 Gov. Beshear, Mayor Abramson Say Automotive Industry Vital to Louisville, State Economies
Nov. 7, 2008 Gov. Beshear Renews Call for Stimulus Help for Auto Industry
Oct. 6, 2008 Gov. Beshear recognizes Kentucky Public Service Recognition Week
June 10, 2008 Statement from Governor Beshear on Pension Reform Legislation
June 2, 2008 Governor Beshear Restores Employment Fairness Protection to State Government
Feb. 28, 2008 Governor Beshear's Pension Proposal Unanimously Passes House
July 31, 2007 Honest Change For Kentucky's Economy
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