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A study issued Wednesday says an expansion of casino gambling in Maryland will not produce the kind of revenue supporters say it will.
While most Maryland residents support gay marriage, they are sharply divided over casino expansion according to a new WTOP Beltway Poll.
They're off to the races and the stakes are higher than ever as resorts and casinos contribute millions to fight or support a ballot question that would expand gambling in Maryland. The casino fight is on pace to match or top the historic 2006 gubernatorial race.
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley says if voters reject gambling in Prince George's County when they vote on the measure in November, he won't seek to re-introduce the gaming legislation while he's governor.
Veterans organizations in Maryland can apply next week for a license to have up to five instant lottery pull tab machines at their facilities to help raise money for veterans, but it is expected to take months before the machines will be playable because regulations still need to be adopted.
The University of Maryland School of Medicine has received a $5 million grant to create a problem gambling center.
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MGM Resorts International has spent about $8.4 million for advertising to support an expansion of gambling.
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Here is an overview of Maryland legislation to expand gambling in the state passed by the General Assembly and signed by Gov. Martin O'Malley.
Here's how members of the House of Delegates voted to expand gambling to allow table games and a casino in Prince George's County. The vote was 71 to 58. A majority of 71 voters was needed.
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