Frankfort, KY — BREAKING NOW:
At a podium inside his office, Governor Matt Bevin conceded the election nine days after losing to Governor-Elect Andy Beshear. The governor formally requested a recanvass following his loss to Attorney General Andy Beshear. On election night he refused to concede, saying that he believed there had been “voting irregularities.” The challenge to the results did not deter Governor-Elect Beshear, who named his transition team the day after the election. The Governor told the media that he wishes Governor-Elect Beshear the best and stated that his team was working with the Attorney General to ensure a smooth transition.