The senator of South Carolina, Lindsey Graham, has pulled off a slippery move in sneaking in terms that will put a ban on online poker under the newly proposed Appropriations Bill, a bill that is intended for outlining senate spending.
Aside from the banning of online poker, excerpt from the South Carolina Senator would also put a ban on all forms of iGaming in the United States. The 141-p[...] Read more » Lindsey Graham Sneakily Puts Online Poker Ban Into Appropriations Bill
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No politicians want to lose the generous support from Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, who donated nearly $100 million to several candidates in the previous elections. Yeah, $100 millions! Recently he indicated that he would provide about $100 millions to help Trump win the presidency. $100 millions will not be some pocket change even for multi-billionaires!
Edited by Tony_MON7ANA (Sunday, May 22, 2016 @ 22:14 GMT)
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There is nearly always a ulterior motive behind why these appropriations bills are passed. Sheldon Adelson is donating so much money to these politicians that it was inevitable that they all would want to keep him onside