There’s big money on the table. Maryland casinos continue bringing in millions in state revenue.
Maryland casinos bring in the dough. Gamblers generated $65 million in September, $19 million more than September a year ago.
Rolling the dice around the clock. Maryland Live Casino will soon stay open 24 hours a day. The move was approved Thursday.
Time is ticking on the upcoming election and the clock is running out to sway voters on expanding gambling in Maryland.
The slot machines at Newport Grand chirp just like the ones in Vegas. The winners exult and the losers shrug just as they do in Atlantic City. But ask for the blackjack tables and you’ll be directed to a video game screen with a smiling, virtual dealer. The nearest table action is 50 miles away in Connecticut.
A national taxpayer group urges Maryland voters to oppose any plan to lower tax rates for the state’s casino operators.
Maryland lawmakers are still waiting for the big payout from the Legislature’s gamble more than four years ago on legalized slot machines.