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Senate rejects gambling amendment

By The Associated Press

The Senate voted 21-16 Thursday to reject a proposed constitutional amendment to legalize casinos in Kentucky. Voting yes were six Republicans and 10 Democrats. Voting no were 16 Republicans, four Democrats and one independent. Not voting was one Democrat.

YES

REPUBLICANS - Buford, Nicholasville; Gibson, Leitchfield; Harris, Crestwood; Higdon, Lebanon; Schickel, Union; Thayer, Georgetown.

DEMOCRATS - Blevins, Morehead; Clark, Louisville; Harper Angel, Louisville; Palmer, Winchester; Parrett, Elizabethtown; Pendleton, Hopkinsville; Rhoads, Madisonville; Ridley, Henderson; Shaughnessy, Louisville; Stein, Lexington.

NO

REPUBLICANS - Bowen, Owensboro; Carpenter, Berea; Denton, Louisville; Givens, Greensburg; Hornback, Shelbyville; Jensen, London; Kerr, Lexington; McGaha, Russell Springs; Seum, Louisville; Smith, Hazard; Stine, Southgate; Stivers, Manchester; Westwood, Erlanger; Williams, Burkesville; Wilson, Bowling Green; Winters, Murray.

DEMOCRATS - Carroll, Frankfort; Jones, Pikeville; Turner, Prestonsburg; Webb, Grayson.

INDEPENDENTS - Leeper, Paducah.

NOT VOTING

DEMOCRATS - Neal, Louisville.

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