2014-16 Kentucky State budget http://wfpl.org en Beshear Cuts Kentucky Budget to Balance $90.9-Million Shortfall http://wfpl.org/post/beshear-cuts-kentucky-budget-balance-909-million-shortfall <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gov. Steve </span>Beshear<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;issued a pair of executive orders this week reducing state spending levels to plug a $90.9-million hole in Kentucky's budget.</span></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:56:09 +0000 Jonathan Meador 9793 at http://wfpl.org Beshear Cuts Kentucky Budget to Balance $90.9-Million Shortfall Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear Budget Preserves K-12 Education, 5% Cuts For Most Agencies http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-gov-steve-beshear-budget-preserves-k-12-education-5-cuts-most-agencies <p>FRANKFORT—Making good on his<a href="/post/kentucky-gov-steve-beshears-budget-will-seek-reinvest-education"> pledge to reinvest in K-12 education, </a>Kentucky&nbsp;Gov. Steve Beshear's biennial budget would restore public education funding to 2008 levels, with a pledge of $189 million in a budget greater than&nbsp;$20 billion.</p><p>But Beshear&nbsp;said his budget was was made possible in large part by a 5 percent cut across many state agencies.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 00:56:13 +0000 Jonathan Meador 8318 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear Budget Preserves K-12 Education, 5% Cuts For Most Agencies