Tag Archives: Gambling

Lynch and Gregg: Why casino gambling is wrong for NH

For more than 40 years New Hampshire Legislatures have debated the merits of legalizing casino gambling, and for 40 years they have rejected it. On May 4, when it next convenes, the New Hampshire House will debate and vote on … Continue reading

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State Sponsored Gambling Monopolies – A Stupid Idea For Which The Time Will Never Come

Like a junkie who needs a fix, Liberal Lou D’Allesandro is chomping at the bit for another shot at a state gambling monopoly. Who would have guessed that the fake news promise of tax riches for all would subside in … Continue reading

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Don’t Bet on Casinos

With casino revenues declining in Maine, Massachusetts, and Connecticut, yet another casino bill, SB 242, is before the New Hampshire House of Representatives. Just as was the case in our neighboring states, there were grandiose predictions of revenue when those … Continue reading

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NH Committee Votes 19-1 Against Passage of Casino Gambling Bill

Thursday afternoon, citing doubts about casino revenue and viability in a crowded New England gambling market, the NH House Ways & Means Committee voted 19-1 to not recommend SB 242’s passage. This strong message from Ways & Means to fellow … Continue reading

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Rich Girard Wrestles With SB 242 – Latest NH Casino Bill

Rich spoke about Senator Lou D’Allesandro’s Senate Bill 242, which would allow a large casino within the Granite State.  He tackled claims of anticipated revenue from the casino, the enforcement of casino regulations and more. Source Girard at Large | Audio … Continue reading

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New Hampshire Casino Bill Pecked to Bits in the House

Things did not begin auspiciously for the bill’s hearing at a meeting of the House Ways and Means Committee, as evidenced by the presence of the Casino Free New Hampshire group hosting a pre-hearing anti-gambling news conference in the lobby. … Continue reading

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Anti-gambling group returns to fight latest casino bill

In what has become a rite of spring in New Hampshire, opponents of casino gambling mobilized again at the State House to thwart another attempt by state Sen. Lou D’Allesandro, D-Manchester, to bring casino gambling to the state. More… *| … Continue reading

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