The pros and cons of a bill that would allow video slot machines at Kentucky horse tracks were aired at a legislative hearing in Frankfort Wednesday.
From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh As promised, Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo has filed legislation calling for video lottery terminals at the state’s horse tracks. The Kentucky Lottery would license and oversee the gambling devices. Stumbo says VLT proceeds would be used to support primary education throughout the commonwealth and reduce taxes. “I think… Continue reading Stumbo Files Video Lottery Terminals Legislation
From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh Another Kentucky lawmaker is drafting legislation to expand legal gambling operations in the Commonwealth. Last week, Louisville Rep. Tom Burch announced plans to file legislation allowing the operation of 18,000 slot machines in Kentucky. One third of the machines would be located at horse tracks. The other two-thirds would… Continue reading Stumbo Proposes Gambling Legislation