Governor Steve Beshear’s chief legislative rival is still waiting to see the meat of the governor’s 2012 legislative agenda. After the governor’s annual State of the Commonwealth address, Republican Senate President David Williams told reporters he gives Beshear credit for delivering a “pleasent speech,” but he’s still waiting to hear the details on proposals like […]
Beshear says Kentucky remains in better shape than states like New Jersey, Virginia and Michigan, which have made drastic cuts to core services in order to balance their budgets. And he says still other states have approved broad-based tax increases – something he refuses to do.
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear delivers his annual State of the Commonwealth address Tuesday to a joint session of the legislature.
The governor’s office is keeping mum on the contents of the speech, but two issues in particular are likely to surface.
First up is the State of the Commonwealth address, which Gov. Steve Beshear delivers to a joint session of the legislature tomorrow night.
From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear tonight delivers his third State of the Commonwealth address since taking office in December 2007. House Speaker Greg Stumbo says, like last year, he expects Beshear to talk about the difficult financial situation in which the state finds itself. “That we’re still in a very […]