Tag Archives: Jay Rockefeller
- Reid: online poker won’t be part of payroll/unemployment legislation
February 16, 2012
American politicians have reportedly reached a deal to pass payroll tax and unemployment benefits extension legislation before taking all next week off to celebrate the one-day Presidents Day holiday. However, Politico has reported that online poker will not be piggy-backing a ride on the legislation. On Wednesday, a “senior Hill...
- AGA chief pledges support to mystery federal bill; Sen. Rockefeller to introduce?
July 7, 2011
Well, at least we now know why the American Gaming Association (AGA) was so tepid in its response to the federal online poker bill introduced by Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX). While delivering a keynote address at Madrid’s Gaming Executive Summit on Wednesday, AGA chief Frank Fahrenkopf said his group was...
Kangwon Land casino paying problem gamblers to stay away
March 24, 2017