Politics & Government

February 14, 2012

Proposed constitutional amendment would allow seven casinos in Kentucky

FRANKFORT — Backed by a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers of both chambers of the General Assembly, Gov. Steve Beshear introduced a constitutional amendment to allow casinos. The bill, filed Tuesday by Sen. Damon Thayer, R-Georgetown, would allow as many as seven casinos — five at horse tracks and two elsewhere.

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