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Alabama Governor Shows Ugly Side Of Politics In Gambling Case

Governor Bob Riley showed the ugly side of politics on Monday. after learning that one of his Gambling Task Force raids was done incorrectly, he turned to the state Supreme Court to try and have a judge’s Saturday ruling overturned. Former Supreme Court Justice Mark Kennedy ruled on Saturday that the White Hall gambling center […]

Alabama Gambling Stance And UIGEA Have A Lot In Common

It is as if the state of Alabama is about a decade behind the rest of the US when it comes to the gambling issue. While others states’ lawmakers and citizens have discussed and changed gambling laws, Alabama is acting as if this is something new. The debate has picked up in recent months with […]

2010 Governor Race In South Carolina Could Come Down To Gambling

The political landscape has changed drastically over the past decade. The biggest change is that politicians are now not afraid to run their campaigns based largely on their gambling beliefs. In almost every state, gambling has become an issue of consequence. The past ten years has seen gambling laws changed in many of the states […]

38th Co-Sponsor Signs On to Legalize Internet Gambling

Play Now at Rushmore Casino! After UIGEA proposed rules were published this week, Congressman Barney Frank’s Internet Gambling Regulation and Enforcement Act (IGREA), bill H.R.2046, gained another co-sponsor. Congressman Raul M. Grijalva [AZ-7] on Wednesday joined Frank and 37 others to become the 38th representative of the United States House to join in the fight […]