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Gambling debate in Orlando: Some very good quotes

Gambling debate in Orlando: Some very good quotes

Our sister paper, the Orlando Sentinel, hosted a debate Tuesday on gambling in Florida. My thinking is the destination casino issue is way dead going into the legislative session next week. Too many anti-gambling interests, too much opposition from the Seminole Tribe of Florida and at best the pari-mutuel lobbyists are neutral. But that somehow dominated the conversation, rather than getting into the nuts and bolts of ideas that actually are plausible this session. (I have my own, as expressed in my Nick-pact, also known as the Magna Sortal.) Anyway, I typed up their comments as they went and have winnowed them down here for you to skim: Geoff Freeman, president of the American...

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