Having found the state Senate firmly set against adding slots gambling to race tracks to help the horse industry, proponents have decided to work to put new Senators in place.
Month / June 2009
The political representative for the Poker Voters of America says California’s need for money may force legislators to rush the online poker bill into law.
California and Florida were both sites of police raids of Internet cafes thought to be conducting illegal gambling operations.
NHL leaders seem tempted but afraid to take the step to place a new hockey team in Las Vegas, the casino gambling and entertainment center of the US.
The Fontainebleau Las Vegas Casino project, thought as dead as could be last week, may rise from the ashes like a phoenix, as a new lender is reportedly involved.
The attorney general of Kentucky gave an opinion that casino gambling at horse tracks could be passed by the legislature without a constitutional amendment.
Supposedly family-friendly religious groups united to salute the illegal freezing of bank accounts of money headed to online gambling patrons by the US government.
A lobbyist for tribal gaming told South Dakota lawmakers they were holding back the economy by severely limiting the number of slots allowed at tribal casinos.
Partygaming and England’s Channel Five will develop an online casino and bingo gambling site together, using Five’s brands and promoting the site on the television station.
Nevada casino gaming authorities told a Las Vegas gambling operator to tighten up or face penalties.
Members of the horse racing industry are dropping their opposition to the Frank online casino bill as they see benefits for themselves in the law.
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear is twisting legislative arms to get electronic slot gambling installed at race tracks, his latest move to protect impoverished horse owners and race track operators.
Jockey Calvin Borel says Mine That Bird will take first place at this week’s Belmont Stakes, gambling that the little horse can once again outlast the field.
The NFL had no sooner finished polishing its explanation why it saw no harm in some gambling and still fiercely opposes the Frank online casino bill when a baseball team blurred lines again with a casino sponsorship.
The few Iowa areas left without casino gambling want their share of the pie, and are asking for expansion of state licensed gaming venues from seventeen to twenty-two.
After several failed attempts to sell the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City, trustees were forced to accepted a basement-level offer from financier Carl Icahn for the gambling venue.