Beshear Speaks At KLC Convention

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear told local government leaders from across the state Friday that they shouldn’t be intimidated by the tough economic times. During a speech to the Kentucky League of Cities convention in Louisville, Beshear said the state is pressing even harder now to attract new industry to Kentucky, beyond manufacturing jobs. “They’re important,… Continue reading Beshear Speaks At KLC Convention

Ford Announces Q2 Loss; Confirms Plans for Plants

Ford Motor Company has announced earnings for the second quarter, reporting a loss of $8.6 billion. As it released earning numbers this morning, Ford also confirmed that it will convert three truck plants to produce smaller cars. It will retool the Louisville Assembly Plant to produce vehicles on the European Focus frame, starting in 2011.… Continue reading Ford Announces Q2 Loss; Confirms Plans for Plants