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Casino and Gambling Industry

Casino and Gambling Industry
A collection of news and information related to Casino and Gambling Industry published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo KIRK MCKOY / LA TIMES)
A collection of news and information related to Casino and Gambling Industry published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo KIRK MCKOY / LA TIMES) « Show less

Top Casino and Gambling Industry Articles

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  • Cordish unimpressed by windfall projection

    National Harbor's hired expert on the gambling industry is predicting that the Cordish Cos.' Maryland Live! casino at Arundel Mills would enjoy an $84 million annual windfall from a gambling expansion plan favored by the developers of the Prince George'...
  • A better way to fund Baltimore school construction

    A better way to fund Baltimore school construction
    Since last November, Baltimore MayorStephanie Rawlings-Blakehas been trying to raise $11 million in new revenue for her Better Schools Initiative by continuing the city's existing bottle tax, increasing that tax by 150 percent, and contributing 10 percent...
  • Game time

    Though the latest call by Harford County Executive David R. Craig for the state to pass legislation to allow a casino to be built in the county has all the trappings of a campaign talking point, the idea is and has been a good one. Going back to when the...
  • Gambling panel to get consultant's numbers

    A task force on a possible expansion of gambling is scheduled to receive projections Tuesday from the state's consultants on the likely impact of allowing a sixth casino in Maryland while permitting table games. The answers the panel receives from the...
  • Appeals court rejects casino developer's Baltimore bid

    A Canadian developer whose bid to build a slots casino in Baltimore was dismissed last year has been rebuffed again by a state appeals court. Maryland Court of Special Appeals Judge Robert A. Zarnoch wrote Monday that developer Michael Moldenhauer's...
  • Analysts say there's room in Maryland market for another casino

    Maryland could gain as much as $161 million in revenue by authorizing a casino in Prince George's County and adding table games statewide, the staff of the General Assembly and its consultants told a work group on gambling expansion Tuesday. The combined...
  • Harford executive's testimony before gaming panel

    The following is the complete text of Harford County Executive David Craig's testimony before the State Work Group to Study Gaming Expansion in Annapolis Tuesday: Chairman Morton and Honorable Members of the Work Group, Thank you for allowing me to...
  • The false promise of a gambling expansion

    The false promise of a gambling expansion
    Backers of a new casino inPrince George's Countyhave been emboldened by a report from the Department of Legislative Services that estimates such a facility and the addition of table games statewide could add as much as $161 million a year to the state's...
  • Harford elected officials have mixed reactions to Craig's casino proposal

    It wasn't exactly crickets chirping, but the response to Harford County Executive David Craig's casino proposal from other elected officials was not overly enthusiastic. Some wondered why Craig was suddenly supportive of gambling for Harford after...
  • Political Notebook: Del. Turner still no fan of gambling expansion

    Limiting expansion of state gambling facilities is a principle Columbia Democrat Del. Frank Turner has adhered to in his role as the chairman of the House subcommittee that vets gambling-related legislation. In his role as one of 11 members of the...
  • A bad bet for Maryland

    A bad bet for Maryland
    The Department of Legislative Services is out with its analysis of Gov. Martin O'Malley's proposal to expand and overhaul Maryland's gambling program, with the key element, politically anyway, the addition of a sixth casino in Prince George's County....
  • Baker: Prince George's casino would benefit the entire state

    Baker: Prince George's casino would benefit the entire state
    As a work group of state officials considers the wisdom of authorizing a new casino location in Prince George's County and expanding gaming facilities' offerings to include table games, we need to focus on maximizing the overall return for taxpayers. We...