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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
May 12, 2014 Kentucky Receives $4.8 Million in Service Grants
May 9, 2014 Gov. Beshear to Lead Kentucky Export Initiative Trade Mission to United Kingdom Next Week
May 2, 2014 Governor, First Lady Encourage Kentuckians to Attend 78th Annual Governor's Derby Celebration
May 1, 2014 Governor Signs Law Granting Protections to Victims of Human Trafficking
April 29, 2014 Governor Ceremonially Signs Bill to Train Doctors in Recognizing Signs of Child Abuse, Neglect
April 28, 2014 Gov. Beshear Ceremonially Signs Anti-Bullying Bill
April 25, 2014 Gov. Beshear Signs Final Bills of Legislative Session; Praises Progress Made on Education, Safety and Job Creation
April 22, 2014 kynect's Inaugural Open Enrollment an Indisputable Success
April 22, 2014 Governor Signs Bill that Expands Energy, Utility Savings Opportunities
April 16, 2014 Gov. Beshear Applauds Passage of Road Plan, Transportation Budget
April 16, 2014 Gov. Beshear: New Federal Job Training Grants, Apprenticeships are Key Investments in Middle Class
April 16, 2014 Owensboro Airport Receives $1 Million Federal Grant
April 15, 2014 Barrel Tax Credit Celebrated in Bill Signing Ceremony
April 14, 2014 Governor Signs Bill Banning Sale of E-Cigarettes to Kids
April 10, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Kentucky's Experience with the Affordable Care Act
April 10, 2014 Gov. Beshear Signs Cannabidiol Bill
April 9, 2014 Gov. Beshear Breaks Ground on Interchange Project in Metcalfe County
April 9, 2014 Gov. Beshear Announces New, Creative Energy Project in Glasgow
April 7, 2014 Gov. Beshear Announces Launch of Kentucky Automotive Industry Association
April 3, 2014 Gov. Beshear Launches Kentucky Reforestation Campaign
March 27, 2014 Governor's Health Team Holds First Meeting; Seeks to Make Big Strides in State's Overall Health
March 25, 2014 Gov. Beshear Applauds Raising Water Levels at Lake Cumberland
March 18, 2014 On 50th Anniversary, Kentucky Commission on Women Announces $100,000 Grant from Toyota
March 14, 2014 Gov. Beshear Launches German-Inspired Skills Initiative
March 13, 2014 Gov. Beshear Joins Advocates, Survivors of Colon Cancer
March 12, 2014 County Profiles Present Snapshot of Early Childhood Status
March 4, 2014 Kentucky Ranked 4th in Nation for Per Capita Industry Activity in 2013
March 4, 2014 Gov. Beshear: State to Pursue Appeal in Same Sex Marriage Case
Feb. 28, 2014 Gov. Beshear Announces Continued Progress on Future Project for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Feb. 28, 2014 265,000 Now Enrolled in Health Coverage Through Kynect
Feb. 27, 2014 U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company to Open New Facility in Hopkinsville; Expand Existing Operation
Feb. 27, 2014 Gov. Beshear Announces Maker's Mark Distillery to Expand
Feb. 26, 2014 Gov. Beshear Signs Bill to Improve Patient Care by Expanding Nurse Practitioners' Prescribing Authority
Feb. 20, 2014 Gov. Beshear Sets 7 Major Goals to Improve State's Dismal Health
Feb. 20, 2014 Gov. Beshear, Legislative Leaders Offer Bipartisan Support for Adult Abuse Registry
Feb. 14, 2014 kynect Enrolls 1 Out of Every 19 Kentuckians in Health Care
Feb. 14, 2014 Ford Awards Automotive Research Grant to Kentucky
Feb. 14, 2014 Gov. Beshear Applauds House Vote on HB332
Feb. 13, 2014 Kentucky Shatters All-Time Export Record in 2013
Feb. 5, 2014 Gov. Beshear to Lead Kentucky Export Initiative Trade Mission to United Kingdom
Feb. 4, 2014 Gov. Beshear: Tax Reform Plan Vital to Kentucky's Future
Feb. 3, 2014 Gov. Beshear, KCTCS Tout Impact of "BuildSmart' Agency Bonds
Jan. 31, 2014 Gov. Beshear, Lt. Gov. Abramson Urge Kentuckians to Apply for the Earned Income Tax Credit
Jan. 30, 2014 Half of Incoming Kindergarten Students Ready to Succeed in School
Jan. 30, 2014 Ford's Investment to Increase Production of F-Series Super Duty Trucks
Jan. 29, 2014 USDA Funding to Upgrade 4 KET Transmitters to Digital
Jan. 28, 2014 Gov. Beshear, AG Conway Working to Ensure Expedited Propane Delivery During Cold Weather
Jan. 21, 2014 Education Gets Historic Lift in Gov. Beshear's Budget
Jan. 21, 2014 State Budget Address
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