Tag Archives: bill 19
- Guam netizens voice displeasure over Bill 19, asks Gov. Calvo to veto
July 3, 2013
Proving that social media's reach has taken to potentially influencing socio-political discussions, Guam governor Eddie Calvo has called on residents of Guam to voice their opinions regarding a controversial gambling bill on his Facebook page. After browsing through the governor's page to view the comments, it appears that a lot...
- Guam mayor wants cockfighting to be excluded from gambling ban
June 27, 2013
Guam's plans to ban gambling as soon as it pays of Guam Memorial Hospital's hospital debt is getting a whole lot of support across the board from the US territory's lawmakers. But while everybody seems to be on the same page to ban gambling altogether, the mayors of the Guam...
- Guam seeks to boot gambling out after paying hospital debt
June 26, 2013
Guam's Senate is opting to keep gambling legal for as long as it can foot the bill to pay off the Guam Memorial Hospital's mounting debt. According to the Pacific Daily News, the territory's senate has unanimously approved Bill 19 to make gambling illegal as soon as the hospital pays...