spending cuts Beshear Says Bevin’s Proposed Budget Cuts Are Illegal By Ryland Barton • Sep 12, 2017 Ryland Barton Attorney General Andy Beshear said there are “significant legal problems” with Gov. Matt Bevin’s recent request for most state agencies to cut their budgets by more than 17 percent. Gov. Bevin Makes Cuts, Fund Transfers To Fill Kentucky Budget Shortfall By Ryland Barton • Jul 14, 2017 J. Tyler Franklin, WFPL Gov. Matt Bevin has made a combination of spending cuts and fund transfers to fill a more than $152 million budget shortfall after the state didn’t bring in as much money as predicted last during the last fiscal year. The Morning Cram [my little pink pony edition] By Whitney Jones • Nov 28, 2012 From NPR: Grover Norquist says a compromise with the GOP raising taxes and Democrats cutting spending is as rare as a pink unicorn.