Expanded Gambling Approval To Bring Table Games To Md.In Maryland, several key ballot issues drew voters to the polls in high numbers. One of the most hotly contested was expanded gambling, which pulled out a victory early Wednesday morning.
Md. Voters Deciding High-Profile Ballot MeasuresMaryland voters could become the first in the nation to decide by popular vote to allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at public colleges, provided the students have attended a state high school for three years and can show they have filed state income tax returns during that time.
Expanded Gambling Ballot Question Proves To Be A Battle To The EndThe battle over Question 7 is intensifying ahead of Election Night. The controversial issue would expand gambling to table games and increase the number of slot machines here in Maryland.
MGM Describes Its Vision For National Harbor CasinoThe CEO of MGM Resorts International said Friday that if Maryland voters agree Tuesday to expand legalized gambling, his company would build a luxurious and architecturally unimposing casino and hotel near the nation's capital, not a blocky neon-lit behemoth.
Supporters Of Maryland's Expanded Gambling Bill Get Some High-Profile HelpWith two weeks to go until Election Day, supporters of Maryland's expanded gambling bill are getting some high-profile help. In an ad to be released Tuesday, a Ravens legend urges voters to pass the expansion--or else!
Baltimore Tourism Group Backs Expanded GamblingTime is ticking on the upcoming election and the clock is running out to sway voters on expanding gambling in Maryland.
Voters In R.I., Ore., Md. To Vote On CasinosThe 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.
Gambling Proposal Gets Support From Steele, ScottFormer Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele says Penn National Gaming Inc. should "butt out" and stop spending millions to defeat gambling expansion in Maryland.
Expanded Gambling Is The Most Expensive Political Battle In Md. HistoryMassive 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.
Gov. Lashes Out At Campaign Ads Opposed To Expanded Gambling In Md.Governor Martin O'Malley is stepping into the expanded gambling campaign to challenge the ads that urge voters to defeat the referendum.
O'Malley Denounces Anti-Gambling Ads As 'Hogwash'Gov. Martin O'Malley on Wednesday fired back against television advertisements opposing the state's proposed gambling expansion, contending the casino company behind them is simply trying to protect its large operation in West Virginia from losing Maryland gamblers.