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Steve Beshear's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
Sept. 17, 2013 Governor Beshear Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Washington Navy Yard Victims
Sept. 10, 2013 Gov Beshear: Remember Victims, Families, Military on 9/11
Aug. 6, 2013 Gov. Beshear Responds to Auditor's Report on Kentucky Emergency Management
April 16, 2013 Governor Beshear Directs Flags to Half-staff in Honor of Victims of Explosions at Boston Marathon
Feb. 13, 2013 Gov. Beshear Announces Equine Breeding Farms Now Eligible for Federal Disaster Relief Program
Feb. 11, 2013 Governor Beshear, Congressman Hal Rogers Announce $29 Million Recovery Effort in Morgan County
Dec. 20, 2012 Gov. Beshear's Top 10 Accomplishments of 2012
Sept. 10, 2012 Governor Beshear: Remember Victims, Families, and Military on 9/11
July 11, 2012 Gov. Beshear Applauds U.S. Agriculture Secretary's Actions to Support Kentucky and Other Drought-Affected States
May 25, 2012 Gov. Beshear Signs Disaster Relief and Recovery Legislation
March 19, 2012 Governor Beshear Visits Morgan, Magoffin Counties; Directs State Agencies to Assist in Restoring Government Services
March 9, 2012 Governor Beshear Announces Additional Counties to Receive Federal Funding for Storm Damage
March 6, 2012 President Grants Disaster Declaration Requested by Gov. Beshear
Oct. 4, 2011 Kentucky Among Top States for Child Safety in Disasters
May 25, 2011 Gov. Beshear Extends Statewide Price-Gouging Protections at Attorney General's Request
April 28, 2011 Governor Beshear Requests Major Disaster Declaration from President
April 5, 2011 Governor Beshear Monitoring Storm Damage Assessments
Jan. 27, 2010 Statement from Governor Beshear on the One-year Anniversary of the Ice Storm
June 26, 2009 Governor Beshear Announces Plan to Spare Cities, Counties Millions in Ice Storm Roadway Debris Cleanup Costs
March 11, 2009 BRAC Task Force Conducts Table-Top Exercise to Prepare for Realignment of Fort Knox
March 10, 2009 Governor Beshear Asks Obama Administration for Individual Assistance for Kentuckians Devastated by Winter Storm
March 2, 2009 Gov. Beshear, Attorney General Conway Extend Price Gouging Investigation In Wake of Winter Storm
Feb. 10, 2009 Sec. Napolitano Visits Kentucky to See the Impact of Storm
Feb. 5, 2009 Kentucky Responds to FEMA Precautionary Notice Regarding Prepared Meals
Feb. 3, 2009 Storm Recovery Efforts Progress as Snow Continues to Fall
Dec. 17, 2008 Gov. Beshear Touts Initial Success of E-Warrants System
Sept. 16, 2008 Governor Beshear Meets With Emergency Officials, Coordinates State Response to Storm Damage
Sept. 14, 2008 Governor Issues State of Emergency for Kentucky
Jan. 14, 2008 State of the Commonwealth
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Helping Kentuckians in Tough Times
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