Andy Beshear

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear endorses Democrat Craig Greenberg to be Louisville's next mayor

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said Friday he is endorsing Craig Greenberg to be Louisville's next mayor. While not the most shocking announcement, given both men are Democrats, the backing from the commonwealth's leader adds to the numerous endorsements Greenberg has received as he seeks to beat his Republican opponent, Jeffersontown Mayor Bill Dieruf, in November's general election.
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Gov. Andy Beshear announces funding for broadband expansion in Kentucky

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WYMT) - On Monday, Governor Andy Beshear held a news conference to announce finding for broadband expansion in the Commonwealth. The funding, which totals to more than $89 million, is part of the Governor’s Better Kentucky Plan. The money is going towards bringing faster, more reliable internet...

Gov. Andy Beshear Announces More Than $160 Million In Federal Funding For Kentucky Cities

Governor Andy Beshear announced federal funding for the Commonwealth totaling more than $162 million from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) on Thursday. The money will go to more than 360 cities in the state and will be distributed starting Thursday. The funds are intended to help communities with expenses from the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a list of the cities in our region getting some of the money:

Gov. Andy Beshear Announces New Regional Drivers License Office Opening In Pineville

Gov. Andy Beshear announced the opening of a Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) Driver Licensing Regional Office in Pineville, adding to a network of offices that provide modern, secure licensing and credentialing services to Kentuckians. The new office is at 101 Courthouse Square, second floor. Its business hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern. The Pineville office is the 29th KYTC Driver Licensing Regional Office. Other regional offices in our area include London, Manchester and Somerset. In one of many service changes, Kentucky residents – regardless of where they live – may visit any regional office, anywhere in the state, to request, replace or renew a driving credential. You can find out more about the services offered at the offices here.

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear Forms Medical Cannabis Advisory Committee To Study Patient Access Options, Here's What's Next

Cannabis advocates and stakeholders in Kentucky did not get a happy ending when the legislative session ended leaving the state among the 13 states where marijuana remains completely illegal. However, the sentiment around marijuana legalization in the Bluegrass State might be changing as Governor Andy Beshear (D) recently cleared the...