IF SENATOR SHIELDS REMOVES THE
BRINGING PROFESSIONAL CRIME
St. Louis Post-Dispatch Editorial 3.5.05
"The governor and the Legislature should stand firm. The original intent of voters - a limited form of legalized gambling - has been eroded almost beyond recognition. Just last August, voters decisively (56 percent to 44 percent) rejected expanding casino gambling to southwest Missouri. . . . The limit should stay in place, if only to remind everyone involved that there's no such thing as free money"
WHY THE GAMBLING ASSAULT ON THE FAMILY BY
Since 1994, casinos have successfully removed every protection against gambling addiction except one: the $500 Loss Limit. Cruising riverboats, limited casinos hours, the docking requirements, all gone! Why is the senate Majority Floor Leader (Shields) proposing to remove the $500 Loss Limit?
Article and Letter to the Editor
EMERGENCY ACTION NEEDED