Tag Archives: Ron Paul
- Ron Paul slams RAWA supporters who shill for “one Las Vegas billionaire”
October 29, 2015
The Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling (CSIG) held a press conference in Washington on Wednesday in a bid to drum up support for the Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA), which seeks to ban most forms of online gambling in the US of A. The press conference was intended to...
- Ron Paul says GOP support for RAWA risks alienating millennial voters
September 10, 2015
Libertarian icon Ron Paul has penned an op-ed warning Republicans that support for a federal online gambling ban will cost them the support of younger voters. On Thursday, US News & World Report published an op-ed by the former Texas congressman warning that any politician who offers public support for...
- Red Wire: Ron Paul Opposes Sheldon Adelson’s Internet Gambling Ban
November 18, 2014
Opposition to online gambling is often seen as a strictly partisan issue, with the conservative Republican Party drawing a puritanical line in the sand. In a succinct, 600-word editorial published on the Ron Paul Institute’s website this weekend, the former 24-year Congressman and three-time presidential candidate showed that even a...
- Five on Friday: Who’s Looking Out For America’s Online Poker Players?
March 2, 2012
When it comes to the future of online poker in America, casino companies and gambling opponents are easily able to represent their interests. That’s what money and organization can do you for you. But for actual poker players - the people who make poker rooms valuable in the first place...
- Five on Friday: Just Say Yes to Ron Paul
February 17, 2012
The 2012 presidential campaign continues to roll right along. From the departure of nearly all the early media-anointed front-runners, to the sustained shoestring campaign of Newt Gingrich, to the recent rise of Rick Santorum, it’s been an unusually eventful campaign. But poker players, and gamblers in general, the one constant...
- Newt the Best Choice for Gamblers? Think Again.
February 8, 2012
This Sunday, Hartley Henderson published an article on his Off Shore Gaming Association blog, The Insider, about the current crop of Republican presidential candidates and how gamblers could expect to fare if each of them were to win the GOP nomination and then the general election. After spending a paragraph...
The Red Wire: Barrett Brown’s Keep Rootin’ For Putin
April 22, 2014
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February 19, 2013
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January 28, 2014
Dealers Choice: Drugs And Poker
October 3, 2014