Saturday Mar 29
The governor and gaming
Governor C. L. "Butch" Otter may have to decide down the road one of these days whether to go with his libertarian free market instincts or pay the piper that has orchestrated so much gaming money for his re-election effort.
The Honolulu Advertiser
Major GOP donor tests his influence in push to ban online gambling
A push by casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson to outlaw online gambling has ignited a bitter civil war in the gambling industry, dividing one of Washington's most powerful interest groups and posing a major test of the Republican megadonor's political clout.
Casino Magnate Finds Legislators to Support His War on Online Gambling
As casino magnate Sheldon Adelson promised last fall , efforts to restore a federal ban on Internet gambling are pushing forward.