members, click to sign in..

4,230 active users!!Bandwidth
MONDAY
JUL 28, 2014
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff PicksNew Stuff!
CommentsALL -1 hrs
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
StoresNew Stuff!
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

 
RELIGION, CURRENT EVENTS, TECHNOLOGY Subscribe to the breaking newsWhat is RSS?
FRONT PAGE  |  7/28/2014
TUESDAY, AUG 16, 2011  |  4 comments
Starved Budgets Inspire New Look at Web Gambling
The District of Columbia is not thrilled that its residents are traveling to Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia to gamble in casinos. Starved for cash, like states across the country, the district wants some of the millions in revenue that gambling generates each year.

So district officials want residents to gamble closer to home — inside their homes, actually. Or in cafes, restaurants and bars. By year’s end the district hopes to introduce an Internet gambling hub that would allow Washington residents to play blackjack, poker and other casino-style games.

“They can do it from Starbucks, a restaurant, bar or hotel, or from a private residence,” said Buddy Roogow, executive director of the D.C. Lottery, who expects the new games to eventually raise $9 million a year. “That’s real money in D.C.” ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.cnbc.com

   03/31/14  |  Nevada gambling revenue falls 13.7 percent • 1 comments
   01/10/14  |  The Government Gambling Racket
   12/24/13  |  The next Detroit? Atlantic City and Las Vegas facing... • 25 comments
   12/05/12  |  Two Faces of the Lottery • 7 comments
   11/21/12  |  Tolkien estate sues over online slot game
MORE RELATED ( GAMBLING ) NEWS | MORE..
   07/28/14  |  Iraq crisis: End 'very near' for Christianity after Isis... • 1 comments
   07/25/14  |  Here's what Wisconsin looks like covered in millions of flies • 13 comments
   07/25/14  |  New Law Led to Statewide Drop in Abortions • 1 comments
   07/23/14  |  Obamacare Takes Devastating Blow as Appeals Court Throws Out Key... • 14 comments
   07/22/14  |  Christian Holocaust Underway in Iraq • 21 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   06/02/14  |  A Letter to SermonAudio From a Missionary to Haiti • 10 comments
   02/07/14  |  Bringing the Gospel of John to Every Home in Austin, TX • 31 comments
   01/07/14  |  SermonAudio Partners with RFC for the 2014 Family Conference at... • 1 comments
   01/01/14  |  Happy New Year from SermonAudio! • 29 comments
   12/10/13  |  SermonAudio Broadcaster Loses Historic Church Building To Fire • 3 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   07/28/14  |  ISIS Crucifies 8 Christians in Syria for Apostasy From Islam • 4 comments
   07/28/14  |  Editor Fired for Criticizing ‘Queen James Bible’ on Personal... • 3 comments
   07/28/14  |  New York Times: Legalize marijuana • 5 comments
   07/28/14  |  'Please stop!', Pope Francis makes plea for peace • 3 comments
   07/28/14  |  U.S. doctor contracts Ebola in Liberia • 1 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..

COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 4 user comment(s)
News Item5/25/13 6:58 PM
Alliania | San jose,ca  Find all comments by Alliania
I wonder why they would put schools in that wicht is bad and against god
4

News Item8/16/11 11:25 AM
San Jose John | San Jose, CA  Find all comments by San Jose John
Scott McMahan wrote:
If the "education lottery" is any indication, gambling money doesn't live up to its promise of easy revenues. My state launched an "education lottery" with great fanfare, as the permanent answer to education funding problems. With the gambling money flowing in, taxes would be lower and schools would be better. Yet every year (especially in August), there's a drumbeat of news about how education funding is being cut and how there's not enough money to run the school systems. What happened to all that gambling revenue? Where is all the gambling money going?
Same thing happened in California back in the late 1970s. The slogan then was: "When you win (the jackpot), our SCHOOLS win too!". Well, our schools are now BROKE. Go figure.
3

News Item8/16/11 9:03 AM
  
Rediculous.
2

News Item8/16/11 6:42 AM
Scott McMahan | Internet  Protected NameFind all comments by Scott McMahan
If the "education lottery" is any indication, gambling money doesn't live up to its promise of easy revenues. My state launched an "education lottery" with great fanfare, as the permanent answer to education funding problems. With the gambling money flowing in, taxes would be lower and schools would be better. Yet every year (especially in August), there's a drumbeat of news about how education funding is being cut and how there's not enough money to run the school systems. What happened to all that gambling revenue? Where is all the gambling money going?
1
There are a total of 4 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Patheos: Calvinism = Wahhabism?
lurker: " john uk well of course a saved person is saved from the future wrath,..."
-1 hrs 239 
130 Environmental Groups Call For An End To Capitalism
mike from new york: " cyclist --- arminian 'sovereignty' means god can go so far..."
-4 hrs 126 
Franklin Graham Calls on Christians to Battle Culture
mike from new york: " jim lincoln --- so, the grahams' are a mixed bag, but..."
-4 hrs 26 


The Immutability of Christ
Kevin Swanson
Cowardly Pastors

Turning Tables on Gay Mafia
Current Events
Generations Radio
Play! | MP3 | RSS

Getting On The Road!
Andrew Quigley

Pastor Alfred J. Chompff
Vipers Seek For a Sign

Reformed Bible Church of S. CA
Sunday Service
Play! | MP3

Blog 7/24/14
Vile and Full of Sin Am I, Thou Art Full...

New York Gospel Mission
som­et­imes i am amazed at the way things work out for...

Sponsor:
Perfect Fulfillments Of Prophecies!

The Rise & Fall Of Islam, & the Papal Ant­ichr­ist, For­et­old In the Book Of Rev­el­at­ion!
ow.ly/zvwsg

Sponsor:
Sermon - Satan the Enemy
sermonaudio.com/bpcapollo






                   
Keep company with the more cheerful sort of the godly. ... Richard Baxter

City: Austin, TX
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad New!
Church App New!
Android New!
Church App New!
Kindle + Nook New!
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile, Nokia
Chromecast TV New!
ROKU TV
Pebble Smartwatch New!
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
HIFI Option
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domains
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword
SOAP API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2014 SermonAudio.com.