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  1. Calvert City aims to operate airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Parks. According to Calvert City Mayor Lynn Jones, while talks began during the administration of former Gov. Steve Beshear, the city and state have been working on a lease agreement since July. "We're waiting for the lease to come back to me so we ...

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  2. Bad medicine Gov. Bevin's plan to cripple medicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | LEO Weekly

    ... (plus the District of Columbia) that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. At the time, then-Gov. Steve Beshear said his administration had determined "Kentucky will come out ahead in terms of both health outcomes and finances." ...

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  3. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Two Harvard students from Middlesboro recently had dinner with former Kentucky governor Steve Beshear to discuss the great Bluegrass State and its future.

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  4. In Appalachia, a public broadband project hits snagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... have to take a haircut," he said. The network is one of the featured projects between former Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear and longtime Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers. The two joined forces to form SOAR, a nonprofit organization designed to spur ...

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  5. In eastern Kentucky, public broadband project hits snagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Logan Banner

    ... have to take a haircut," he said. The network is one of the featured projects between former Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear and longtime Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers. The two joined forces to form SOAR, a nonprofit organization designed to spur ...

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  6. Former governor's wife recovering from horse riding accidentRead the original story

    Friday Sep 29 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Kentucky Horse Park on Friday. She was taken to the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital emergency room. Steve Beshear tells the newspaper that while his wife is "somewhat battered and bruised, there appears to be no serious injuries of any ...

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  7. Lawmaker: Pay off debt with casino revenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... with host Leland Conway. Even when Democrats controlled the House and the governor's mansion under Gov. Steve Beshear, casino legislation failed. Many Republicans and conservative Democrats opposed the expanded gambling on moral grounds, despite ...

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  8. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Boston.com

    Birthdays: Author-comedian Fannie Flagg is 76. Producer Jerry Bruckheimer is 74. Former Kentucky governor Steve Beshear is 73. Author Stephen King is 70. Basketball Hall of Famer Artis Gilmore is 68. Actor-comedian Bill Murray is 67. Hall of Fame jockey Eddie Delahoussaye is 66. Former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd is 60. Movie writer Ethan Coen is 60. Actor David James Elliott is 57. Actor Rob Morrow is 55. Retired MLB All-Star Cecil Fielder is 54. Actress Cheryl Hines is 52. Country singer Faith Hill is 50. Talk show host Ricki Lake is 49. Actor Luke Wilson is 46. TV personality Nicole Richie is 36. In 1897, responding to a letter from 8-year-old Virginia O'Hanlon, the New York Sun ran its famous editorial by Francis P. Church that declared, ''Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus.

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  9. NKY lawmaker: Pay off pension debt with casino revenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Cincinnati.com

    ... $236 million in annual revenue. Even when Democrats controlled the House and the governor's mansion under Gov. Steve Beshear, casino legislation failed. Many Republicans and conservative Democrats opposed the expanded gambling on moral grounds, ...

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  10. Ethics panel says ex-Personnel official violated ethics codeRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A Kentucky ethics commission says a former Personnel Cabinet official used his position to solicit campaign contributions from co-workers to support then-Gov. Steve Beshear. The Executive Branch Ethics Commission said Monday that William Ryan admitted to two counts of ethics code violations while he was a special assistant in the cabinet.

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  11. Bevin floats idea of picking attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... down Kentucky's ban on recognizing same-sex marriages performed in other states, former Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear hired private attorneys to appeal the ruling anyway. Bevin and Beshear's feud has been intensified by the fact both men could face ...

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  12. Why Harvard's Kennedy School Thinks Chelsea Manning's a Jolly Good FellowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | American Thinker

    ... more, including Mary Catherine Ham and Guy Benson, and Corey Lewandowski, as well as former Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear, whose bio on the announcement omits his party affiliation as a Democrat, Cornell William Brooks , " Visiting Fellow and ...

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  13. A Key Southern Democrat Says Let's Stick With ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Switched

    If you aren't from Kentucky or you don't know Steve Beshear, you might at first glance tend to underestimate him. Wiry, slight and carefully barbered, he speaks with a twang and carries himself with the polite, easy manners of an unassuming country lawyer.

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  14. Corey Lewandowski heads to Harvard this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Boston.com

    Over the years Corey Lewandowski, a Lowell native, has been many things: a legislative aide, a marine patrol officer, a staffer for a Koch brothers-sponsored group, Donald Trump's presidential campaign manager, a television pundit and a federal lobbyist. The IOP announced this week that Lewandowski will be a presence on campus along with former Kentucky governor Steve Beshear, conservative journalists Mary Katharine Ham and Guy Benson and veteran Democratic ad maker Joe Slade White.

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  15. Cool it Bitter pension rhetoric won't solve any problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... by a succession of governors, all but one of them Democrats. Notable among those is former two-term Gov. Steve Beshear, on whose watch the worst damage accumulated. Beshear claimed when he ran for a second term that he had "fixed" the pension ...

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  16. Senator seeks new positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Westerfield raised about $300,000 compared to the nearly $3 million raised by Beshear, the son of former Gov. Steve Beshear. In an interview, Westerfield said he wanted to let people know "there is a more experienced and better choice out there, and ...

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  17. Program to help disposal of excess prescription painkillersRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... grant comes from A Stronger Kentucky Inc., the nonprofit organization started by Beshear's father, former Gov. Steve Beshear. Much of the organization's funds come from money left over from Steve Beshear's inauguration account.

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  18. Opioid disposal program launched in KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... settlement funds, and partnering with the nonprofit A Stronger Kentucky Inc., chaired by former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, for the remaining funding.

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  19. Kentucky GOP senator to run for attorney general in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | SFGate

    ... Westerfield raised about $300,000 compared to the nearly $3 million raised by Beshear, the son of former Gov. Steve Beshear. But as the most outspoken critic of Republican Gov. Matt Bevin, Beshear is seen as the most likely candidate to mount a ...

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  20. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... settlement funds, and partnering with the nonprofit A Stronger Kentucky Inc., chaired by former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, for the remaining funding. AG Beshear said it is his hope that future funding from partner groups or by lawmakers will allow ...

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