Frank Lassiter

Gambling interests put big money on Kentucky governor’s race via party governors associations

BY: - February 12, 2024

FRANKFORT  – Gambling interests ponied up big to outside groups that spent more than $30 million on last year’s race for Kentucky governor. Kentucky’s horse race tracks that have expanded into new forms of legalized gambling gave big to the Democratic Governors Association in 2023 which spent $19.2 million backing Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear’s reelection. […]