Expanded Gambling

Local/Regional News
1:58 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Beshear: Expanded Gaming Still Possible This Session

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

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Local/Regional News
5:30 pm
Tue December 17, 2013

Tax Reform And Expanded Gambling Offer Best Chance For New Revenue In 2014

Governor Steve Beshear says without new revenue, additional cuts might be necessary in order to bolster education funding in the state.

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Local/Regional News
5:26 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Casinos May Be Issue Again For Ky. Legislature

Interior of a "Racino" in Ohio
Credit middletownjournal.com

A Ky. lawmaker has drafted legislation calling for a constitutional amendment to allow three stand-alone casinos, plus five others at horse tracks.

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Local/Regional News
7:50 am
Mon March 4, 2013

Indiana, Kentucky Brace for New Casino in Cincinnati

Horseshoe Cincinnati

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

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Local/Regional News
11:37 am
Thu January 24, 2013

Beshear: 'Too Early' on Whether Gambling Bill Will Be Filed

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The clock is ticking on the current legislative session, but efforts to push expanded gambling in the 2013  are still on-going, Gov. Steve Beshear said.

“I think it’s too early to reach a conclusion yet on whether we will have a bill on expanded gaming, you know we’ve got some issues to be resolved," he said.

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