MLC

Events

Martha Layne Collins begins her term as Governor

12/13/1983

Presided over the Democratic National Convention

Approx. 07/16/1984 - July 18, 1984

Education package annouced with pay raises for teachers

06/1985

Hosted Toyota Executives at the Governor's Mansion

11/1985

Toyoyta incentive package approve by legislature

1986

Established a sister state with China's Jiangxi province

10/1986

Collins promised $10 million in state aid to Ford to incentivize the company to expand its truck assembly plant in Louisville

1987

Unemployment rate fell from 9.7 percent in October 1983 to 7.2 percent in October 1987

10/1987

Closed deficit to workers comp fund

10/1987