Settlement with Kmart over False Claims Act Allegations

Attorney General Jack Conway announced has that Kentucky has joined with other states, territories, and the federal government in reaching an agreement with Kmart Corporation to settle allegations that the company submitted false claims and false statements through its Kmart Pharmacy Centers to the federal government, state governments, and territories for payments related to partial fills of prescriptions.

$2.2 million in railroad crossing safety grants

Will help fund improvements at 99 crossings in 17 Kentucky counties

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Steve Beshear has announced nearly $2.2 million in grants to help fund safety improvements at railroad crossings in 17 Kentucky counties.

Kentucky Selected for Pilot Program to Better Train Teachers

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Steve Beshear has announced that Kentucky has been named as one of seven states to participate in a two-year pilot program to train future teachers.

Food Safety Tips to Keep Your Halloween Safe

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 24, 2013) – Halloween is an especially enjoyable time of year for children as they attend Halloween parties and go trick-or-treating in their costumes. Some candy treats and snack foods can, however, quickly spoil the fun.

119 Projects Awarded $2.8 Million in State Homeland Security Grants

Governor Steve Beshear


FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Steve Beshear has announced $2.8 million in State Homeland Security Program grants for 119 projects across the Commonwealth that will be used for training programs, citizen preparedness and awareness, and first-responder, communications and critical infrastructure equipment.


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