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Democrat Lawmaker: “The Lottery Sucks”

Democrat Lawmaker: “The Lottery Sucks”

The lottery “sucks,” according to one Democrat state lawmaker. During a recent meeting of the Texas House Committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures, members considered a bill that would expand the Texas Lottery’s ability to enter into advertising...
Straus and Bresnen Behind Faux-Slots?

Straus and Bresnen Behind Faux-Slots?

Yesterday we told you about efforts by the Texas Lottery Commission to implement slot-machine-like electronic gambling devices in Texas by mutilating rules pertaining to bingo. Despite the unlawfulness of the Commission’s proposed actions, Commission Chairman J....

Be Careful What You Ask For

They’re baaack! The same crowd that gave us Scratch Offs is two-stepping again. Advocates for expanding gambling have been working behind the scenes with assorted RINOs and Democrats for years, formulating a grand strategy to expand, expand, expand.  Unfortunately,...