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Reid Seeks Federal
Online Gambling Law

New American, by Bruce Walker

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/3/2012 6:31:42 PM

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada is trying to get Congress, after the November elections, to pass into law language that would preempt from the states the right to regulate Internet gambling and would instead provide for federal regulation of this activity. The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), a bipartisan association that works to promote the rights of state governments and to provide a voluntary framework for the development of policy and research for state laws, is unhappy with what Reid is doing. (Snip) Reid tried the same tactic after the 2010 midterm elections, when in December of

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Payback for the Las Vegas casinos. There doesn't seem to be anything that Dirty Harry Reid does that doesn't either enrich himself, his family or his patrons. Bills on behalf of the actual People of the US? For leftists like Harry Reid, that's not even the purpose of government.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: hershey, 10/3/2012 6:51:44 PM     (No. 8907579)

I wonder what his cut will be if it passes??


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Reply 2 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 10/3/2012 6:51:56 PM     (No. 8907581)

A case study as to how Congressmen retire as multi-millionaires.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/3/2012 7:13:57 PM     (No. 8907628)

Unlimited money in this.
Reid will be set for life.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rabidrabbit1, 10/3/2012 7:53:37 PM     (No. 8907707)

Dingy, cite your reference in the Constitution which states that the federal government has control over internet gambling. I am pretty sure that if it is not explicitly spelled out in the Constitution, then the states have control. Duh.

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