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Tag Archives: Question 7

Gambling commissioner wants close look at Penn National’s corporate plans (access required)

The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission plans to take a closer look at Penn National Gaming Inc.'s plan to split into two companies.

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Penn National plans to bid on Prince George’s casino (access required)

The Pennsylvania gambling company that spent more than $40 million to prevent a massive gambling expansion in Maryland plans to bid on the Prince George's County casino license that was part of that expansion.

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Question 7 anthem wins at ‘Oscars of political advertising’ (access required)

Gov. Martin O'Malley strolled up to a press conference the Monday before Election Day singing a song that had become a ubiquitous advertisement on Pandora's Internet radio.

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Maryland Live casino rolls out table gaming (access required)

Maryland Live casino opened 122 live-action table games at midnight Tuesday, including blackjack, craps and poker. Cordish Cos. President David Cordish says the addition of table games will allow the casino to compete better with those in neighboring states.

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Casino wars heat up between Maryland, neighbors

ANNAPOLIS — The introduction of table games in Maryland is positioning the state to win back gamblers after they spent millions of dollars in West Virginia and Delaware. Maryland Live! Casino plans to offer poker, blackjack, craps and roulette beginning ...

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W.Va. casinos seek break from taxes, racing

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — As West Virginia’s four racetrack casinos face growing competition from across the state’s borders, several lawmakers introduced a measure Wednesday that would slash the taxes and fees they pay by an estimated $28.3 million a year and ...

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Maryland’s first table games open at Hollywood Casino Perryville (access required)

Hollywood Casino Perryville opened its table games last week, becoming the first casino in the state with table games in operation. The ability of casinos to run dealer-dealt table games like poker and blackjack was one of several key provisions of Question 7, which voters approved in the November elections.

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