The state’s two largest casinos say they have a plan to make more money: switch out some slots for table games.
Massive amounts of money are being poured into the casino controversy. Expanded gambling is now the most expensive political battle ever waged in the state of Maryland.
Paving the way for table games. The House of Delegates has given initial approval to expanding Maryland’s casinos.
The gambling bill is surrounded by controversy because of the tax breaks casinos would get.
Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration has released details in gambling legislation for a special session this week.
War of words. Supporters and opponents of expanded gambling are spending more than a million dollars to influence the outcome of this week’s special session.
Casino controversy. As the General Assembly plans to discuss expanding gambling in the state, Maryland’s first casino takes a major financial hit.
Maryland voters weigh in on the latest state gaming controversy and a poll shows they are ready to vote.
Lawmakers have adjourned after failing to approve a bill to expand gambling to include table games, although the measure could be considered if a special session is called by the governor.