Tag Archives: Lottery Bill
- Mississippi governor prods lawmakers to enact lottery bill
February 24, 2017
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant gave lawmakers a last-minute prodding on Thursday to enact a lottery bill, which he said will generate the state multi-millions in revenue annually. The Ledger-Enquirer reported that the pro-lottery governor made a last ditch attempt to convince members of the House and the Senate to enact...
- Alabama Senate Pass Simplified Lottery Bill by 21-12
August 25, 2016
The Alabama Senate has passed a simplified lottery bill by a vote of 21-12 mere days after a separate bill failed to convince over concerns surrounding the installation of video lottery terminals in racetracks around the state. Americans might be stringent on their gambling laws, but statistics don't lie, most...
- Alabama lottery bill good as dead
August 19, 2016
Deep division among lawmakers over gambling has sent a lottery legislation in Alabama straight to the trash bin. News website Al.com reported that the Alabama Senate thumbed down a procedure that would have allowed a vote on a proposed lottery bill sponsored by State Sen. Jim McClendon. The lottery bill...
Fantasy sports bill passes Alabama House in narrow vote
April 21, 2017
Okada Manila plans to build port for large cruise ships
September 26, 2016
Philippines bans govt officials, employees in casinos
July 18, 2016