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Lottery will deal with Hollywood Casino after special session

Hollywood Casino Perryville's request to shed between 400 and 500 slot machines at its Cecil County facility won't be addressed until after the General Assembly's special session ...

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Horse racing group says National Harbor casino ‘kills Rosecroft’

Two days before the start of a special session of the General Assembly that could pave the way for a casino to be constructed at National Harbor, advocates for a different casino site in Prince George's County made sure legislators knew what a casino at the gleaming Potomac River development would mean for Rosecroft Raceway. ...

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Deferring slots tax decision was Senate’s idea first

Gov. Martin O'Malley may have taken a step toward gaining support for expanded gambling when he floated the idea of separating a reduction in the slots tax rate from a bill ...

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Poll suggests gambling support in Baltimore, Prince George’s

Poll data released Thursday suggests solid support for expanding gambling among Baltimore and Prince George’s County residents, two groups that have been targeted by casino advocates in a series of radio and television ads. The poll, commissioned by National Harbor ...

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Not looking like enough votes in House to expand gambling

ANNAPOLIS — It’s known as a “heavy lift” in legislative circles – the kind of bill that’s hard to round up votes for – and that’s exactly what the effort to expand gambling in Maryland is proving to be. The ...

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Baltimore lawmaker says city casino can compete with Maryland Live!

At the glitzy opening of the Maryland Live! casino at Arundel Mills, a Baltimore legislator said a future city casino would be able to compete with Hanover’s mega-facility. Del. Keith E. Haynes said Maryland Live! — about 11 miles south ...

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