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Steve Beshear's Public Statements

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
Feb. 28, 2008 Governor Beshear's Pension Proposal Unanimously Passes House
Feb. 27, 2008 Statement by Governor Beshear on Proposed Expanded Gaming Amendment
Feb. 26, 2008 Statement by Governor Beshear On Limited Expanded Gaming
Feb. 25, 2008 Press Conference with Members of the National Governors Association Following a Meeting with President Bush
Feb. 5, 2008 Governor Beshear Seeks Federal Energy Funds
Feb. 5, 2008 Statement by Governor Beshear on Rules Regarding Use of State Aircraft
Jan. 30, 2008 Governor Beshear's Ethics Reform Bill Passes House
Jan. 29, 2008 State Budget Address
Jan. 14, 2008 State of the Commonwealth
Dec. 23, 2007 Gov. Manchin Joins Gov. Beshear In Expressing Satisfaction With End of Nursing Strike
Oct. 27, 2007 The Winchester Sun - Beshear Challenges Fletcher on Morals
Oct. 21, 2007 The Courier-Journal - Work for State Marked by Aggressive Approach
Oct. 19, 2007 Corbin Times Tribune - Beshear Camp Stops in Corbin for Rally
Oct. 7, 2007 Northern Kentucky Enquirer - Report: Beshear in Clear
Oct. 6, 2007 Associated Press - Report: Beshear Not Responsible for Kentucky Central Conflict
Oct. 2, 2007 Steve Beshear: Putting Kentucky Seniors First
Sept. 21, 2007 Steve Beshear Unveils "It Starts with Schools" Plan
Sept. 12, 2007 The Gleaner - Beshear: Henderson Would Have Voice
Sept. 5, 2007 Steve Beshear Unveils Plan for Cleaning Up Frankfort and Restoring Government Integrity
Sept. 5, 2007 Louisville Courier-Journal - Beshear Ethics Plan Would Limit Pardon Power
Sept. 5, 2007 Pol Watchers Blog (Lexington Herald-Leader) - Beshear Lays Out Ethics Proposals; Blasts Fletcher
Sept. 4, 2007 The Paducah Sun - Ads, Polls don't Fret Beshear
Aug. 29, 2007 Steve Beshear Unveils Jobs and Post-Secondary Education Plan
Aug. 24, 2007 Middlesboro Daliey News - Beshear: It's Hot Now, but Wait Until November
Aug. 24, 2007 Women's Equality Day' Highlights Four Years of Failed Leadership
Aug. 20, 2007 Steve Beshear Details His Plan for Putting Kentucky Families First
Aug. 13, 2007 Associated Press - Kentucky Gubernatorial Candidates' Responses
Aug. 7, 2007 Plan for Affordable High-Quality Health Care
Aug. 2, 2007 Beshear/Mongiardo Endorsed By Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police
July 31, 2007 Honest Change For Kentucky's Economy
July 19, 2007 Associated Press - Beshear Sees Cutting Out Waste as Another Revenue Source
May 23, 2007 WTVQ Television - Primary
May 23, 2007 Lexington Herald-Leader - With Nomination in Hand, Beshear Sets Sights on Fletcher
May 18, 2007 The Winchester Sun - Beshear Could Become County's Third Governor
May 11, 2007 News-Express - Governor Hopefuls Face Off
May 7, 2007 Central Kentucky News Journal - Beshear is Final Gubernatorial Candidate Featured at CU Forum Series
April 26, 2007 Lexington Herald-Leader - Determination Spices Political Career
April 24, 2007 "Equal Pay Day" Highlights Need for Leadership
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Leading an Ethical and Open State Government
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Helping Kentuckians in Tough Times
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Support for Service Members & Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Creating Jobs for Kentucky
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Keeping Kentuckians Safe and Secure
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Vision for Energy Independence
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Economic Development Highlights
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Helping Small Business Create Jobs
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Affordable Health Care for Kentucky's Working Families
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Investing in Education and our Future
Aug. 29, 2007 Issue Position: Putting Opportunity First
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