"And the question we have to ask ourselves is …how is it that we are going to become the greatest version of who we are? How will we move from where we are to some greater version still as we move into the future?"
Passed a fiscally conservative budget that makes a historic commitment to our ailing pension system and restores fiscal responsibility in state government
The Governor’s Goal: To make Kentucky the hub of manufacturing and engineering excellence in America - Read More
Launched the Red Tape Reduction Initiative to cut through the "red tape" of excessive and complex regulatory burdens.
This will reduce a least 1/3 of the amount of government bureaucracy affecting Kentucky businesses, thus making the Commonwealth more family, employee and business friendly.
Kentucky now allows public-private partnerships to increase the number of public improvement projects in Kentucky at a time when government monies are scarce.
View a story on P3 from the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce
Governor Bevin is working to improve the health of Kentuckians on a variety of fronts.
Kentucky HEALTH will help improve health outcomes while ensuring the long term viability of the Medicaid program.
OP-ED: A Transformative Medicaid Plan
Established the Work Ready Skills Initiative, a $100 million statewide bond program aimed at developing a highly trained, modernized workforce in the Commonwealth to meet the needs of employers and promote sustainable incomes for Kentuckians.
It is Gov. Bevin’s desire to make Kentucky the manufacturing hub of excellence in America. Therefore, this administration recognizes the value of apprenticeships and their ability to help Kentuckians achieve this goal. That is why Gov. Bevin recently launched the “Kentucky Trained. Kentucky Built.” apprenticeship campaign. While a significant number of employers in Kentucky already realize the potential in apprenticeships, this initiative seeks to devote more resources and identify new industries where apprenticeships can play a pivotal role. By re-commiting ourselves to fully embracing the power of apprenticeships, we are placing ourselves in the best position to move Kentucky forward.
Launched new Dual Credit Scholarship Program, which has already increased dual credit coursework by 50 percent among our highschoolers.
For years, those who serve our communities have not been properly recognized for their efforts. Thanks to Gov. Bevin, that oversight is being corrected.