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Should there be slot machines at BWI?

Should there be slot machines at BWI?

A group of Maryland lawmakers are again pushing to add as many as 2,500 slot machines to BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport.

A House committee will hear a bill Tuesday that would ask voters to decide to further expand Maryland's gaming industry to seven locations and include slot parlors at the state's primary airport.

The plan would put another gambling facility between two other Maryland casinos. BWI's slots would be just 10 minutes north of Maryland Live! at the Arundel Mills mall and less than 15 minutes south of the Horseshoe Casino near M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.

While voters have appeared willing to expand Maryland's gaming industry — authorizing a...