|Big Win...........big loss!
successful in defeating the lottery once again this year. We were
very lucky since the Governor had promised to sign it into law, had it
A very bad bill was passed by the legislature allowing "social"
gambling in bars and restaurants. The Attorney General, Pat
Crank, ( with a bill that passed yesterday,
removing electronic bingo from the SAE 05, which passed the
previous day), had no objections to the language in the two
bills. Therefore the Governor felt that he could have no
objection to signing both bills. Hind site tells us
that if we could have kept the intent to veto secret until after the
Governor vetoed it, we could have been successful.
We will need to do two things for next
need to get legislation passed to removed social gambling from public
2. We need
to find candidates to run, who are able to understand what good
government and good law is and then work to elect them
A special THANK
YOU to all of you who worked so valiantly in this good
cause... Just remember... no good deed will go unpunished
Consider someone who
would be a good legislator and is honest in his approach to researching
and finding the answers that are placed in the hands of those who
represent us. That person might even be YOU!!!
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