States Look to Expand Gambling for Revenue

As state legislatures around the country consider expanding or introducing gambling in their respective states, speculation abounds that Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) will soon introduce federal legislation allowing for online poker. In light of the...

The Real Tragedy of State-Sanctioned Gambling

Gambling is going to play a huge role in Alabama’s political campaign this year – that is glaringly obvious. We have already seen high-profile arrests stemming from alleged vote-buying in connection with a previous attempt to legalize casino gambling in the...

Opposing Gambling for Wrong Reason

Anybody know what Alabama Gov. Riley’s present obsession with gambling is all about? Gambling in one form or another has been present throughout Riley’s two terms as governor. Why the interest now is a mystery. His actions feel politically motivated, but I...

Baptists Model Better Alternative to Allure of Gambling

At the time this was written, it wasn’t quite clear who were the lucky winners of the latest EuroMillions lottery jackpot, which spans several European countries including Britain. There are two winning tickets apparently. At least one is an individual, and the...