Tag Archives: gettysburg
- Senators seek more time to revive Pennsylvania casino tax law
January 16, 2017
Pennsylvania’s casino law revival, which has been declared unconstitutional last year, is living on borrowed time – literally. With their time almost already up, senate leaders are crossing their fingers that the Pennsylvania Supreme Court will give them 120 days more to revive a now-invalid law that required casinos to...
- Preservation Group backs Gettysburg Casino
August 18, 2010
Proponents of the Mason-Dixon Resort project to turn the Eisenhower Conference Center into a gambling casino received a huge ally in gaining the support of the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association. Contrary to the sentiments of those opposing the projects, the GBPA, which is the oldest Civil War preservation group in...
- Anti-gambling crusaders waging jihad against Gettysburg casino
June 6, 2010
There's some pretty comical arguments being made in the fight over plans to erect a casino near the famous Civil War battlefield of Gettysburg, PA. The anti-casino folks say they want to preserve the site's "sanctified, dignified and reverent atmosphere", studiously ignoring the presence of kitschy gift shops already in...
Pennsylvania legislation would add 40k VGTs, cut slots tax
March 28, 2017