On September 25, state Reps. Dennis Keene and Rick Rand sat down with CN2 Pure Politics’ Nick Storm to discuss their legislation that would give voters a chance to approve expanded gaming in Kentucky, with the first decade’s proceeds providing hundreds of millions of dollars to pay down the state’s long-term pension liability. The interview is available to watch on Pure Politics’ website. To read the full CN2 article “Expanded gaming amendment an attempt to prevent cuts to retirement benefits, Dem. lawmakers say,” click here. To watch the full video interview, see below.
To learn more, visit the General Assembly’s website to review their pre-filed bills, which will be considered during the 2018 Regular Session: This is the constitutional amendment that would go before voters, while this proposal covers the proposed spending plan if the amendment is approved.