Slots Bill Clears Kentucky House

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh History has been made in the Kentucky House with passage of a video slots bill sought by Gov. Steve Beshear. After nearly three hours of debate, the House voted 52-45 for the slots bill despite protests from opponents, who said it was unconstitutional. Watching from the gallery was former […]

Beshear To Discuss State Revenue With Legislative Leaders

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says he’ll meet with legislative leaders in the coming months to measure support for some revenue generating intitiatives, including two that failed win┬ápassage in this year’s General Assembly. Speaking Friday WFPL’s State of Affairs program, Beshear said he’s optimistic the talks will be productive. “I do think there is interest, there’s […]