GAMBLING: And Who Didn't See This Coming?
Even if a ballot proposal allowing a slots super center on New York Avenue finds its way onto the November ballot, it is likely to go nowhere fast. The Washington Post reports that two key lawmakers, Virginia Reps. Frank Wolf (R) and Tom Davis (R) (Davis is chairman of the powerful Government Reform Committee), are indicating that Congress would step in and quash any move that would bring gambling to the capital city.
"D.C. Slots' Odds Poor in Congress" [The Washington Post]