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Key House subcommittee chairman is through with gambling (access required)

Del. Frank S. Turner, D-Howard, had enough of the gambling expansion debate during the regular General Assembly session and doesn’t want to see it revisited in a special legislative session. Turner said at a Howard County Chamber of Commerce breakfast ...

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Md. lawmakers fail to approve expanded gambling

ANNAPOLIS — Lawmakers have adjourned after failing to approve a bill to expand gambling to include table games, although the measure could be considered if a special session is called by the governor. The Maryland General Assembly adjourned at midnight ...

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Impasse between Senate, House of Delegates deepens (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — An ugly impasse between the Senate and House of Delegates degenerated further Monday afternoon, when the House speaker said it was up to the Senate to resolve the budget before Monday’s midnight deadline. Speaker Michael E. Busch, D-Anne ...

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Panel makes progress on income tax hikes

ANNAPOLIS — With time running short, a panel of Maryland lawmakers made progress on Saturday on proposals to raise income taxes for people who make more than $100,000. As lawmakers aim to balance the books for the next fiscal year ...

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Gambling subcommittee delays Prince George’s casino vote (access required)

A House of Delegates subcommittee plans to put off a vote on legislation that would create a sixth slots license and allow table games at Maryland casinos. Del. Frank S. Turner, D-Howard, said Friday afternoon that the Finance Resources Subcommittee ...

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Lines drawn on gambling bill (access required)

The Senate’s presiding officer said Thursday that a bill to expand gambling in Maryland would either include a sixth casino license for a facility in Prince George’s County or there would be no gambling expansion this year. Senate President Thomas ...

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Table games, P.G. casino appear in jeopardy (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — A proposed Prince George’s County casino and the legalization of table games in Maryland appear to be in jeopardy, as the leadership of a House of Delegates panel said Tuesday that legislation authorizing both measures is in need ...

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