Beshear Vetoes Voter ID Legislation

Beshear Vetoes Voter ID Legislation Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear on Friday vetoed a bill pushed by Republican lawmakers to require Kentucky residents to show a government-issued photo ID in order to vote. In his veto message, the governor said the measure would create an obstacle to voting, resulting in fewer people casting ballots and…

Kentucky Up to 831 COVID-19 Cases, 37 Deaths

Kentucky Up to 831 COVID-19 Cases, 37 Deaths Friday’s news conference from Governor Andy Beshear came as Kentucky’s number of coronavirus cases more than doubled in one week. Beshear announced 90 new cases of COVID-19 and six new deaths, bringing Kentucky’s total to 831 and 37, respectively. State officials also released a new projection…