Senate President Bill Harris Urges for Executive Order on Slots Proposal

The President of the Ohio Senate is urging Democratic Governor Ted Strickland to release an executive order allowing the installation of slot machines at the Ohio's horse racing tracks rather than placing the expanded gaming proposal before the Ohio legislature. Senate President Bill Harris (Republican-Ashland) said on June 24th, 2009 that

Senate Approves Funding for Pittsburgh Arena

On July 16, 2007, the state of Pennsylvania's $225 million commitment to an Uptown Hockey arena for the Penguins achieved Senate approval by a 31-17 margin. The hockey arena proposal now goes to the House, where it is expected to be considered later that day or tomorrow. The Hockey arena legislation,

Seminole To Offer Las Vegas Style Slot Machines in Florida

On January 25th, 2008, the Seminole Tribe from the state of Florida is putting up 1,000 brand new Las Vegas style slot machines in their Hard Rock Casino in Florida and it will start on Monday, January 28th, 2008. This is an astounding development because on Tuesday, January 29th, 2008,