Tag Archives: federal election commission
- The Red Wire: McCutcheon vs. FEC, Adelson vs. Democracy
April 8, 2014
Last week’s 5-4 decision in McCutcheon vs. Federal Election Commission was the Supreme Court’s latest major reversal of campaign finance reform in the United States, following the 2010 Citizens United decision. Created in the 1970s when the stink of Watergate was still fresh in the noses of lawmakers eager to...
- Caesars sues Massachusetts gaming regulator, gets slapped by FEC
December 12, 2013
Casino operator Caesars Entertainment is suing Massachusetts Gaming Commission chairman Stephen Crosby (pictured) for allegedly interfering with its bid for a Boston casino license in order to favor a competing bid from a company with which Crosby has ties. Caesars had partnered with racetrack operator Suffolk Downs on a bid...
Genting Malaysia may lose $274M on Mass. casino bet
May 23, 2017
Caesars, Gamblit testing skill-based games in Las Vegas
March 30, 2017