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OpEd: Beshear’s veto of SB 9 unnecessarily divides in effort to save life

(OpEd by Richard Nelson, Hershael York, and Bob Russell) On Friday (April 24), we participated in a forum of pastors across Kentucky to discuss the church’s response to the pandemic and how to honor Gov. Beshear, even when we may disagree on policy directives. The...
Posted On 01 May 2020
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Gov. Beshear announces closure of Cumberland Falls State Park and Natural Bridge State Park

During his daily briefing Thursday afternoon, Gov. Andy Beshear announced that he was ordering the closure of Cumberland Falls State Resort Park and Natural Bridge State Resort Park due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We’ve had to make the tough decision to close Natural...
Posted On 09 Apr 2020

Disability rights advocates ask governor to make sure those with disabilities have equal access to healthcare

Disability rights advocates are asking Governor Andy Beshear to help make sure Kentuckians with disabilities have equal access to healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic. Kentucky Protection & Advocacy, a client-directed disability rights agency, along with individuals with...
Posted On 09 Apr 2020
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Gov. Beshear recommends schools stay closed until May 1 in COVID-19 fight

Gov. Andy Beshear recommended Thursday that school districts statewide extend the suspension of in-person instruction until at least May 1 in the latest intensification of efforts to fight the spread of the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Governor spoke earlier in...
Posted On 03 Apr 2020
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Gov. Beshear recommends school closure period be extended until April 20

In a teleconference call Friday with Kentucky’s public school superintendents, Gov. Andy Beshear recommended that all Kentucky schools continue their suspension of in-person classes through April 17 to help control the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in...
Posted On 21 Mar 2020
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Attorney General Cameron, Gov. Beshear warn Kentuckians about coronavirus scams

Attorney General Daniel Cameron and Gov. Andy Beshear issued a scam alert today warning Kentuckians of potential consumer scams related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). To profit from consumer health concerns, online scammers may set up fake websites, send emails or texts, or...
Posted On 14 Mar 2020