Bevin's budget would strip state funding to these 70 programs

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin is is proposing "significant yet strategic" spending cuts to state government, including the elimination of 70 programs.

Here is a list of the programs Governor Bevin wants to cut all state funding for in his 151-page
two-year budget proposal:


  • Norton Kosair Children's Hospital Poison Control Center

  • Kentucky Colon Cancer Screening Program

  • Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program

  • Madison County Early Intervention Services

  • Lung Cancer Research within the Council on Postsecondary Education

  • Washington D.C. Internships within the Council on Postsecondary Education

  • Professional Education Preparation within the Council on Postsecondary Education

  • Minority Student College Preparation within the Council on Postsecondary Education

  • Autism Training Center within the Council on Postsecondary Education

  • Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Scholars within the Council on Postsecondary Education

  • Community Operations Board at Eastern Kentucky University

  • Adult Agriculture at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System

  • Kentucky Coal Academy at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System

  • Kentucky Folk Art Center at Morehead State University

  • Kentucky Center for Mathematics at Northern Kentucky University

  • University Press at the University of Kentucky

  • Kentucky Transportation Center at the University of Kentucky

  • Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Kentucky

  • Hospital Direct Support at the University of Kentucky

  • Agriculture Public Service at the University of Kentucky

  • Kentucky Mesonet at Western Kentucky University

  • Trover Clinic

  • Mining Engineering Scholarships at the University of Kentucky

  • Robinson Scholars at the University of Kentucky

  • Family Medical Residency in Owensboro

  • State Planning Fund in the Office of State Budget Director

  • Area Development Fund in the Department for Local Government

  • Conservation Districts Local Aid

  • State Tree Nurseries

  • Environmental Education Council

  • Libraries – Direct Local Aid Non-Construction State Aid (excluding debt service)

  • Kentucky Teacher Internships within the Educational Professional Standards Board

  • County Costs – Sheriff's Expense Allowance

  • Commission on Women

  • Kentucky Legal Education Opportunity Fund

  • Access to Justice

  • Life Safety or Closed Jails

  • Local Jailers Allowance

  • Instructional Resources (Textbooks) within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Professional Development Program within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Appalachian Learning Disabled Tutoring Program within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Commonwealth School Improvement Fund within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Community Education Program within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Collaborative Center for Literacy Development within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Go Higher within Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority

  • Work Study scholarships within the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority

  • Teacher Scholarships within the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority

  • Early Childhood Development scholarships within the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority

  • Whitehaven Welcome Center

  • Bluegrass State Games

  • Frankfort-based cafeterias within the Department of Parks

  • Insurance subsidy program within the Personnel Cabine

  • School Technology in Coal Counties

  • Coal County College Completion Scholarship Program

  • Arts Council Marketing Program

  • Georgia Chafee Teenage Parent Program within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Leadership and Mentor Fund within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Middle School Academic Center within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Teacher's Professional Growth Fund within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Teacher Academies Program within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Teacher Recruitment and Retention Program-Educator Quality and Diversity within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Virtual Learning Program within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Writing Program within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Lexington Hearing and Speech Center within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Heuser Hearing and Language Academy within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services

  • Teach for America within the Kentucky Department of Education's Learning and Results Services




 
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