Gov. Matt Bevin

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Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin announced on Tuesday a $100,000 grant to connect the Paducah Greenway Trail to McCracken County’s trail system. 

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Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin is holding a community forum today in Ballard County. He will discuss economic development and other initiatives. 

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Governor Matt Bevin believes portions of Thursday’s Kentucky Supreme Court hearing on the new pension reform law were, “not on the matters that really are of importance.”

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The Kentucky Supreme Court heard arguments over the state’s new pension law on Thursday, months after teachers and other government workers descended on Frankfort to protest changes to retirement benefits.

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The lawsuit against Kentucky’s new pension law will be heard by the Supreme Court of Kentucky on Thursday, pitting Kentucky’s two preeminent political rivals against each other and putting retirement benefits for thousands of teachers and state workers in the balance.

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Governor Matt Bevin held a public forum in Cynthiana on Friday and spoke on a variety of issues. Bevin spent more than 20 minutes explaining his position on pension reforms. That was met with strong reaction from public educators in the front row. 

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Kentucky Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear has filed a brief with the state Supreme Court about why he thinks a law changing the public pension system is unconstitutional.

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The federal government has awarded $10.5 million in grants to support two projects in eastern Kentucky.

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Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin and the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet approved on Thursday additional grants to support victims and families affected by the Marshall County High School shooting.

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Governor Matt Bevin visited countries in east Asia this week in an effort to strengthen ties and encourage job creation and investment in Kentucky.