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Gambling goes 24/7 at Maryland Live!

Maryland's incursion into the world of legalized gambling is likely to bring the state millions of dollars in tax revenues, but industry experts predict the decision to allow table games will continue a decades-long tradition of states cannibalizing one another's markets for personal gain.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 10:02am EST

Tags: casinos, Maryland Live!

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Despite gambling options, some Marylanders still prefer trips to Atlantic City

Casino proponents in Maryland rejoiced when November's referendum passed, saying it would keep gambling money in state. And though bus tours to Atlantic City have seen a decline since Maryland Live! and other casinos opened, some gamblers say it doesn't matter how many casinos Maryland builds or how many table games it adds -- trips to Atlantic City are less about the bets and more about the escape.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 07:58am EST

Tags: Maryland Live! Casino, Atlantic City, Capital News Service

More than $93M raised in gambling campaign

Campaign finance reports show more than $93 million was raised in the campaign to expand gambling in Maryland, a record amount.

Wednesday - 11/28/2012, 03:32pm EST

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After Question 7, does D.C. need a casino?

Following the approval of Question 7 in Maryland that allows an $800 million luxury casino to likely be built at National Harbor, District officials and business have been wondering if they needed to start pursuing a casino of their own.

Friday - 11/09/2012, 06:32am EST

Tags: D.C., casino,

Wayne Curry launches pro-gambling panel

Former Prince George's County Executive Wayne Curry announced plans on Wednesday to launch a new committee supporting the passage next month of Maryland's expanded gambling plan.

Thursday - 10/18/2012, 02:45am EDT

Tags: casino, Wayne Curry, National Harbor

Study: Gaming expansion won't bring promised revenue

A study issued Wednesday says an expansion of casino gambling in Maryland will not produce the kind of revenue supporters say it will.

Thursday - 10/11/2012, 02:30am EDT

Tags: casino

WTOP Beltway Poll: Md. supports gay marriage, divided on gambling

While most Maryland residents support gay marriage, they are sharply divided over casino expansion according to a new WTOP Beltway Poll.

Monday - 10/08/2012, 04:42am EDT

Tags: election, wtop beltway poll, same-sex marriage, voting, gay marriage

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