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Thu August 1, 2013
Environmental Watchdog

Governor's Son Represents Bluegrass Pipeline Company

Louisville attorney Andrew Beshear, son of Governor Steve Beshear.
Louisville attorney Andrew Beshear, son of Governor Steve Beshear.
Credit Stites & Harbison

Governor Steve Beshear's son is representing the company that has proposed building a natural gas liquids pipeline across Kentucky. The Bluegrass Pipeline is a joint venture between two companies--Boardwalk Pipeline Partners and Williams--and if it's built, it'll transport the byproducts of natural gas drilling from the northeast to the Gulf of Mexico. Andrew Beshear is an attorney at law firm Stites & Harbison's Louisville office. As the State Journal in Frankfort reported earlier today, Boardwalk Pipeline Partners is a longtime client of the firm, and Andrew Beshear is working on the company's account. Read more...