How Howard County Legislators Voted on Gambling Bill

Democrats voted yes, Republicans voted no.

Howard County state legislators voted along party lines, with Republicans against and Democrats for expanded gambling legislation in Maryland. The exception was Democrat Liz Bobo, who was not in attendance for Tuesday night's vote at the special session of the Maryland General Assembly.

The on the November ballot that asks voters to approve table games at Maryland casinos, a new casino in Prince George's County, pull tab slot machines at veterans' facilities and changes in tax revenue from casinos.

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David Maier August 16, 2012 at 02:53 PM
Seems to me that a lot of eggs are going into one basket. We are getting more junk forced down our throat for the education of "the children" Hope it works! The lottery was suppose to fix the problem years ago, What happened? The sheeple keep eating the junk and expecting a different result? Hello!!!! Hello!!!!
Kim Dixon August 27, 2012 at 05:06 PM
thats is right, during the 70s the money from the lottery was supposed to help fund our education programs in the state, I think we all can see that it didnt happen. So who is pocketing the money and now there is even more.


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