Tag Archives: Tom Malkasian
- Land based casinos should love online gambling
September 2, 2010
A heated battle is brewing between thousands of online poker players and California’s largest land-based casino. It began in July when Commerce Casino Vice President Tom Malkasian voiced his opposition to current proposals to legalize Internet gambling in testimony before the House Financial Service Committee. And Commerce Casino isn’t alone....
- Commerce Casino exec responds to PPA attacks
August 28, 2010
After the Poker Players Alliance launched a petition to chastise Commerce Casino’s Tom Malkasian for his ‘don’t legalize online poker’ testimony during Barney Frank's HR2267 hearings, Malkasian wants to set the record straight. When he said legalizing online poker would be the wrong move, what he meant to say was...
- Commerce Casino Risks Player Boycott, Opposes Online Poker Bill
August 27, 2010
August 27 – In a move that has drawn the ire of the poker-playing community, California’s Commerce Casino has publicly aired its opposition to the current efforts to legalize and regulate online poker. Labeled as self-serving, the stance has put the casino in a heads-up battle with the very poker...
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