FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - House Speaker Jody Richards has set up a legislative panel to further study issues regarding the legalization of casino gambling in Kentucky.
Rep. Joni Jenkins, D-Louisville, willserve as chairman. Rep.
Darryl Owens, D-Louisville, will be vice chair.
Other Democratic members are Mike Cherry of Princeton, Larry Clark of Louisville, Leslie Combs of Pikeville, Tim Firkins of Louisville, Charlie Hoffman of Georgetown, Harry Moberly Jr. of Richmond, Carl Rollins of Midway, Arnold Simpson of Covington, John Will Stacy of Liberty and Tommy Thompson of Philpot.
Republicans in the group are James Comer of Tompkinsville, David
Osborne of Prospect and Sal Santoro of Florence.
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