Kentucky's Options to Make Up Shortfall Unpopular As Kentucky lawmakers consider what to do about a projected $900-million budget shortfall over the next two years, most residents don't like the solutions they're hearing. Among them: steep cuts to higher education, a big hike in cigarette taxes and casino gambling.
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Kentucky's Options to Make Up Shortfall Unpopular

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Kentucky's Options to Make Up Shortfall Unpopular

Kentucky's Options to Make Up Shortfall Unpopular

Kentucky's Options to Make Up Shortfall Unpopular

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As Kentucky lawmakers consider what to do about a projected $900-million budget shortfall over the next two years, most residents don't like the solutions they're hearing. Among them: steep cuts to higher education, a big hike in cigarette taxes and casino gambling.

Sanders reports for WFPL in Louisville, Ky.