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Gov.-elect Andy Beshear names transition team members

On Friday, Beshear announced more than 150 members members of his new transition team, as he and running mate Jacqueline Coleman prepare to take over the office and 11 executive branch cabinets.The transition team members will now meet with cabinet employees and gather information for the new Beshear administration, as they begin to make staffing and policy decisions next month. ...

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Gov. Andy Beshear's term may be a snoozer compared with Matt Bevin's

Andy Beshear stepped up to the lectern at the Kentucky Education Association headquarters in Frankfort on Friday and … Zzzzzzzzzzzz.More: Matt Bevin concedes, says he won't contest election recanvass outcome



But otherwise, Beshear’s press conference was 11 minutes of nap time. ...

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Beshear says teachers will be grand marshals in inauguration parade

Matt Bevin's requested recanvass of Kentucky's gubernatorial election results in which he lost to Attorney General Andy Beshear by around 5,000 votes, the governor-elect announced teachers will serve as grand marshals of his Dec.“In my first inauguration announcement, I want to show my appreciation for our public educators, who work tirelessly, every day to improve the lives of our children and lift up our communities, and that is why I am naming them inauguration parade grand marshals," he said. ...

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Recanvass of Kentucky governor's race between Bevin and Beshear begins

Matt Bevin requested the recanvass last week after he came up roughly 5,189 votes short of Democrat Andy Beshear.Fayette County — the second-largest county in the state — has finished their recanvass and found their vote totals unchanged from last week. ...

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Did Trump help Matt Bevin against Andy Beshear?

But polling data and political analysts suggest that Bevin and Beshear were neck and neck heading into the election.On Election Night, the president said Bevin "picked up at least 15 points in last days, but perhaps not enough (Fake News will blame Trump! ...

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Matt Bevin must accept loss to Andy Beshear

5 election, Bevin raised the specter of wholesale voter fraud and left wide the door for an election contest that could, theoretically, overturn the voters' will in this election.-elect Andy Beshear's office hasn't received any such complaint. ...

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How Andy Beshear beat Matt Bevin

The race: Democrat Andy Beshear declares victory over Matt Bevin in governor's race.He said while Bevin was basking in Trump's spotlight, they were meeting Kentuckians fed up with the governor's behavior. ...

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Declaring Kentucky election over, Andy Beshear starts transition team

Matt Bevin formally requesting a recanvass in Kentucky's gubernatorial election, Gov.-elect Andy Beshear said he's moving on after declaring victory Tuesday night and is appointing a chairman for his transition team. ...

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Live updates on Bevin-Beshear race

: These are possible next steps under Kentucky election law



Wednesday figures to be a busy day.Next steps include appointing a cabinet and preparing a budget to submit to state lawmakers by the end of January, Beshear said. ...

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What Beshear election means for Kentucky

Buoyed by Kentucky teachers, Beshear, who currently is the state's attorney general, ignored the national maelstrom of President Donald Trump and cultural hot buttons and instead focused on kitchen table issues.The Beshear campaign was also aided by Bevin's immense unpopularity in the state, which, despite Kentucky's conservative leanings, made the incumbent a toxic commodity. ...

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Kentucky governor's race recount? What happens for Bevin-Beshear now

Will there be a recanvass, recount of Kentucky governor's race votes?[Stay up-to-date on Kentucky election news and sign up for our mobile app here. ...

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Matt Bevin lost to Beshear because he's a jerk

Let’s make one thing crystal clear:



Matt Bevin didn’t lose because his policies are out of step with Kentucky voters.Voters in Kentucky couldn’t deal with the toxicity that was the Matt Bevin administration. ...

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Bevin tweets Beshear 'stench' must be scrubbed

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 11:40 AM EST Nov 4, 2019






Gov.Matt Bevin escalated his attacks on Democratic challenger Andy Beshear and his father, saying ahead of Tuesday's election that Kentucky "needs to scrub the stench of corruption from the Beshear family. ...

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Andy Beshear endorsed by The Courier Journal

The governor also declined to share his views on such issues as the pension crisis, reproductive health and the minimum wage for The Courier Journal’s online voter guide at courierjournal.Andy Beshear: I'm running for governor to lift up all Kentucky families



They prefer Beshear’s proposal: More efforts to attract and retain teachers and more funding for public education. ...

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Bevin, Beshear aggressive in 4th debate

You’re the Hunter Biden of Kentucky,” Bevin said, referencing former Vice President Joe Biden’s son.Leaders in the Republican-controlled legislature have made it clear they won't cooperate with Beshear's revenue plan, which relies on taxing expanded gaming, medical marijuana and closing loopholes on luxury items. ...

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Watch final debate between Beshear, Bevin

Matt Bevin and Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear met at Northern Kentucky University for the final gubernatorial debate before voters go to the polls Nov.On the Brent Spence Bridge



Bevin: "It starts with people having conversations across this river. ...

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There's a war awaiting Beshear if he defeats Bevin for governor

He telegraphed four years of legislative gridlock if Beshear does defeat Republican incumbent Matt Bevin in this year's gubernatorial contest.Read this: Beshear aims to prove he's not giving up on rural Kentucky



Thayer, for what it's worth, didn't blink. ...

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Andy Beshear secures settlements with Suboxone, birth control makers

Suboxone reduces withdrawal symptoms to help people achieve sobriety, Beshear said, but it can be addictive if patients don't receive proper counseling and supervision.Did Kentucky get duped in its Purdue Pharma settlement? ...

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Beshear working to separate support for Trump from support for Bevin

And then there is the looming shadow of President Donald Trump, who is expected to make a big splash in Lexington on the governor's behalf a day before the Nov.Camila Hasan, 65, who also lives in Henderson, agreed Bevin's leadership style is troubling. ...

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Matt Bevin's plane usage and costs outpace predecessor Steve Beshear

The $678,225 price tag on Bevin's flights through his first three years and nine months in office significantly outpaced Beshear's $375,529 in the same time frame.31, leaving taxpayers picking up the bill for $359,768 of the governor's travel on state aircraft. ...

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