Expanded Gambling Democratic Lawmakers Bet On Gaming To Fund Pensions By Josh James • Sep 19, 2017 AP Photo/Alex Brandon 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. Expanded Gaming Losing Steam In Frankfort By Josh James • Sep 26, 2014 One a pillar of Gov. Steve Beshear’s campaign for governor, the pledge to legalize expanded casino gambling appears less and less likely. Beshear: Expanded Gaming Still Possible This Session By Josh James • Feb 13, 2014 Despite setbacks this week, Gov. Steve Beshear says expanded gaming is not dead yet. Indiana, Kentucky Brace for New Casino in Cincinnati By Associated Press • 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.