Adrienne Bush

Republican lawmakers mostly mum on Beshear’s budget. Can they find common ground?

BY: - December 19, 2023

When Democratic Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear unveiled his $136.6 billion two-year budget proposal on Monday, he told reporters he had started “good conversations” with the GOP-dominated legislature and already had meetings with leadership of both chambers.  His budget proposal — which calls for 11% across-the-board raises for school employees, paying for universal preschool and fully […]