All posts tagged "Steve Beshear"

  • Governor Matt Bevin
    KY Supreme Court will hear case concerning U of L board

    By Kyeland Jackson — The Kentucky Supreme Court agreed Monday it would hear litigation about removing U of L’s Board of Trustees. Attorney General Andy Beshear originally filed the suit, freezing Governor Matt Bevin’s sweeping reform for...

    • Posted January 9, 2017
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  • Student Opinion
    Battles between Bevin and Beshear leave U of L in crossfire

    By Chris Acree– There has been a feud erupting within the highest levels of the state government over the past several months. More highly charged than any U of L-UK game we’ve ever seen.  A political battle...

    • Posted August 19, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Brief: U of L trustee steps down

    By Olivia Krauth– After months of discussions regarding the lack of an African American member of U of L’s Board of Trustees, long outspoken member Steve Wilson has resigned to give a seat to an African American....

    • Posted September 29, 2015
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  • Silent protest takes place at Board of Trustees meeting

    Outside the U of L Board of Trustees meeting in Grawemeyer Hall, representatives of the African-American community staged a silent protest of Gov. Steve Beshear’s appointments to the Board. Under Kentucky state law, the board must “reflect...

    • Posted September 3, 2015
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    President brings economic message to Louisville

    President of the United States Barack Obama visited Louisville tech company Indatus on Tuesday to speak on tech jobs and the economy. His initial schedule was delayed by three hours due to news of progress on nuclear...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Your neighborhood governor: Saving you from heroin, domestic violence and bad health

    Dating violence, heroin and health care.  Those are certainly not the openers to any pleasant conversation that start off the new semester of college. Yet, to anyone following the political affairs of our state, they will definitely...

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • Hillary Clinton visits Kentucky to support Alison Lundergan Grimes

    “Tonight, I’m back,” said former Secretary of State and potential 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton as she addressed a full house in the Kentucky International Convention Center decorated with a sign for each of Kentucky’s 120 counties....

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • The War on Higher Education: Budget cuts increase cost of college

    By Stewart Lewis– “I am determined to reinvest in education with this upcoming budget,” the Democratic governor said while meeting with reporters in his Capitol office. “So if I have to cut some other areas to do...

    • Posted February 25, 2014
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  • In the news: What you missed while you were in class

    Bridge work will cause ramp closures for three years Officials have announced that work on the new downtown bridge will begin on July 1. This work will cause the I-64 east ramp to I-65 south to be...

    • Posted April 16, 2013
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  • 6.4 percent cut to higher education passes House, heads to Senate

    By Rae Hodge– FRANKFORT – A sense of resignation permeated the 2012 budget conversation at the Capitol this week. With Thursday’s passage of House Bill 265, a bill guided by Gov. Steve Beshear’s proposed budget, through the...

    • Posted March 22, 2012
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