Governor Steven 'Steve' L. Beshear's Public Statements


Full Name: Steven 'Steve' L. Beshear
Current Office: Governor, 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
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4/14/14 Governor Signs Bill Banning Sale of E-Cigarettes to Kids 4/10/14 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Kentucky's Experience with the Affordable Care Act 4/10/14 Gov. Beshear Signs Cannabidiol Bill 4/09/14 Gov. Beshear Breaks Ground on Interchange Project in Metcalfe County 4/09/14 Gov. Beshear Announces New, Creative Energy Project in Glasgow 4/07/14 Gov. Beshear Announces Launch of Kentucky Automotive Industry Association 4/03/14 Gov. Beshear Launches Kentucky Reforestation Campaign 3/27/14 Governor's Health Team Holds First Meeting; Seeks to Make Big Strides in State's Overall Health 3/25/14 Gov. Beshear Applauds Raising Water Levels at Lake Cumberland 3/18/14 On 50th Anniversary, Kentucky Commission on Women Announces $100,000 Grant from Toyota 3/14/14 Gov. Beshear Launches German-Inspired Skills Initiative 3/13/14 Gov. Beshear Joins Advocates, Survivors of Colon Cancer 3/12/14 County Profiles Present Snapshot of Early Childhood Status 3/04/14 Gov. Beshear: State to Pursue Appeal in Same Sex Marriage Case 3/04/14 Kentucky Ranked 4th in Nation for Per Capita Industry Activity in 2013 2/28/14 Gov. Beshear Announces Continued Progress on Future Project for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts 2/28/14 265,000 Now Enrolled in Health Coverage Through Kynect 2/27/14 U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company to Open New Facility in Hopkinsville; Expand Existing Operation 2/27/14 Gov. Beshear Announces Maker's Mark Distillery to Expand 2/26/14 Gov. Beshear Signs Bill to Improve Patient Care by Expanding Nurse Practitioners' Prescribing Authority 2/20/14 Gov. Beshear Sets 7 Major Goals to Improve State's Dismal Health 2/20/14 Gov. Beshear, Legislative Leaders Offer Bipartisan Support for Adult Abuse Registry 2/14/14 Ford Awards Automotive Research Grant to Kentucky 2/14/14 kynect Enrolls 1 Out of Every 19 Kentuckians in Health Care 2/14/14 Gov. Beshear Applauds House Vote on HB332 2/13/14 Kentucky Shatters All-Time Export Record in 2013 2/05/14 Gov. Beshear to Lead Kentucky Export Initiative Trade Mission to United Kingdom 2/04/14 Gov. Beshear: Tax Reform Plan Vital to Kentucky's Future 2/03/14 Gov. Beshear, KCTCS Tout Impact of "BuildSmart' Agency Bonds 1/31/14 Gov. Beshear, Lt. Gov. Abramson Urge Kentuckians to Apply for the Earned Income Tax Credit 1/30/14 Ford's Investment to Increase Production of F-Series Super Duty Trucks 1/30/14 Half of Incoming Kindergarten Students Ready to Succeed in School 1/29/14 USDA Funding to Upgrade 4 KET Transmitters to Digital 1/28/14 Gov. Beshear, AG Conway Working to Ensure Expedited Propane Delivery During Cold Weather 1/21/14 State Budget Address 1/21/14 Education Gets Historic Lift in Gov. Beshear's Budget 1/17/14 Gov. Beshear, Congressman Rogers Issue SOAR Summit Report; Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces Regional StrikeForce 1/16/14 Kentucky Leads Nation in New Business Creation, According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics 1/14/14 Gov. Beshear Announces Kentucky 911 Call Centers to Receive More Than $2.9 Million 1/13/14 Interchange Project Advances I-69 Corridor in Kentucky 1/08/14 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker John Boehner, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program 1/08/14 Gov. Beshear Praises Promise Zone Designation for Eastern Ky. 1/07/14 State of the Commonwealth 1/07/14 Governor Beshear's State of the Commonwealth Address 1/07/14 Gov. Beshear: Kentucky's Positive Momentum in Jeopardy 1/06/14 Kentucky Small Business Lending Programs Awarded $5.1 Million from the U.S. Treasury Department 1/06/14 $1.7 Million Public Health Grant Aims to Reduce Chronic Disease, Create a Healthier Kentucky 12/19/13 Gov. Beshear Hails $44 Million Race to the Top Grant as "Game Changer' for Early Childhood Education 11/27/13 Kynect Ready for Post-Holiday Surge of Web Traffic and Applications for Affordable Health Care