Veto Recess Begins In Frankfort

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh The 2009 session of the Kentucky General Assembly is in a two-week recess to give Governor Steve Beshear time to consider possible vetoes. Lawmakers return on March 26, and the session ends on the 27th. But House Speaker Greg Stumbo is already predicting a special session may be necessary […]

Slots Bill Gets Hearing In Frankfort; No Action Taken

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh The 2009 Kentucky General Assembly may be winding down, but that didn’t stop House leaders from holding one last hearing on video slots legislation. Kentucky horse industry representatives say states with video slots at horse tracks are out-competing Kentucky tracks by offering bigger race day purses. They predict video […]