plane en DEMS Spent $85,000 For Beshear’s Plane <p>A report in the <em>Lexington Herald-Leader </em>reveals Governor Steve Beshear used a state plane to take his family to the 2011 NCAA Final Four basketball tournament in Houston. The Kentucky Democratic Party reimbursed the state $6,105 for the flight and has spent almost $85,000 to cover the cost of similar flights since the governor took office. Mon, 16 May 2011 15:45:09 +0000 3849 at