Expanded Gambling

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Two Democratic state lawmakers are looking to casinos to help pay down Kentucky’s massive pension liabilities, but the plan is unlikely to gain a foothold in the General Assembly.

One a pillar of Gov. Steve Beshear’s campaign for governor, the pledge to legalize expanded casino gambling appears less and less likely.

Despite setbacks this week, Gov. Steve Beshear says expanded gaming is not dead yet.

Indiana, Kentucky Brace for New Casino in Cincinnati

Mar 4, 2013

CINCINNATI - Officials in Indiana and Kentucky are bracing for a loss in tax revenue after Ohio's latest casino opens Monday in downtown Cincinnati.