Politics Almost Cost Me My Job Again

It looks like the bill to ban internet gambling throughout the United States will not be pushed through in the lame duck Congress.  Attaching a bill to must pass legislation was was exactly how the UIGEA in 2006 was passed that caused the shutdown in 2011.  It is scary how much power Sheldon Adelson, the primary shareholder of Las Vegas Sands and one of the richest men in the world can wield.   Why are the representatives who are supposed to be standing up for their constituents kowtowing to him and his agenda instead?  In case you were wondering how politics work, read the article below:

Huffington Post

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One Response to Politics Almost Cost Me My Job Again

  1. Anonymous says:

    You know its funny that banning poker is bad but the states like nevada that have legal have very little players and options.

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