Tag Archives: andy abboud
- Brazil deputy fights sudden casino-only legislative push
March 1, 2018
Brazil's Chamber of Deputies makes surprise push to approve casino-only gambling legislation, leaving other gambling options on the back burner.
- Marco Rubio’s pro-online poker stance prompts pushback from RAWA backers
October 27, 2015
Sen. Marco Rubio says he'd support a poker carveout from a federal online gambling ban, prompting pushback from Sheldon Adelson's minions.
- Sands gives up on casino in Florida, new target: Georgia
September 23, 2015
After six years of lobbying for a casino in Florida, Sheldon Adelson is calling it a day.
- Abboud’s prop comedy falls flat at Pennsylvania online gambling hearing
April 16, 2015
Las Vegas Sands' Andy 'Dr. No' Abboud the lone voice of lunacy at Pennsylvania online gambling hearing; California legislative hearings set.
- Sheldon Adelson’s anti-online gambling bill comes up short
December 10, 2014
Sheldon Adelson's Restoration of America's Wire Act fails to make it into 'cromnibus' legislation Congress will vote on this week.
- Sands ‘VP of No’ livens up Pennsylvania online gambling hearing
June 4, 2014
Las Vegas Sands' VP of 'No' Andy Abboud tells Pennsylvania that lack of evidence of kids gambling online is evidence that it's happening.
Bitcoin money laundering report ignores gambling’s history
January 21, 2018
Pennsylvania online gambling bill gets Senate okay, House delay
October 26, 2017
Pennsylvania becomes fourth US state to approve online gambling
October 26, 2017
Pennsylvania regulator hands fines vs. three erring casinos
October 5, 2017
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017