Gov. Matt Bevin

J. Tyler Franklin/WFPL News

Governor Matt Bevin is accusing some of those who oppose his pension reforms of having a “thug mentality.”

J. Tyler Franklin / WFPL

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin called teachers who oppose the Republican plan to overhaul the state’s pension systems “selfish,” saying it was “bizarre” that they would protest the proposal to cut their retirement benefits.

J. Tayler Franklin / WFPL

In a rare public rebuke, Kentucky's top House leader on Wednesday chastised fellow Republican Gov. Matt Bevin for criticizing teachers who have mobilized to oppose a plan to revamp one of the nation's worst-funded public pension plans.

WIKIMEDIA COMMONS, VIA WFPL

  The tallest building in Kentucky's capital city came crashing down in a controlled implosion Sunday, delighting thousands of onlookers who quickly scurried away to avoid the dust cloud that billowed overhead.

J. Tyler Franklin / WFPL

Gov. Matt Bevin says teachers are wrongfully attacking him for pushing to overhaul the state’s ailing pension systems, saying they’re either “ill-informed or willfully blind.”

J. Tyler Franklin via WFPL

Gov. Matt Bevin was non-committal when asked what he thinks of President Donald Trump’s proposal to institute tariffs on foreign-made steel and aluminum.

belchonock / 123rf Stock Photo

Kentucky's Republican governor cannot force a law firm to give back $4 million it got for negotiating a settlement on behalf of the state with the maker of OxyContin, a judge ruled Monday.

Chalermchai Chamnanyon, 123rf Stock Photo

  

Drug-dependent babies born in Kentucky could automatically be labeled a "abused or neglected child," a change that would require state officials to investigate and begin the process of terminating parental rights.

J. Tyler Franklin / WFPL

Members of the Kentucky House and Senate are expected to see a new public employee pension reform bill this week. It’s likely to be quite different from the proposal offered by Gov. Matt Bevin and GOP leaders last fall.

ikiryo / 123rf Stock Photo

Gov. Matt Bevin has filed a lawsuit in response to a legal challenge over Kentucky’s new Medicaid work requirement.

Pages