Mon August 13, 2012
MD House of Delegates Takes Up Gambling
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - The House of Delegates began working on a measure to expand gambling as a special session continues in Annapolis.
The House Ways and Means Committee is scheduled to work on the bill Monday afternoon.
The Senate passed the bill 28-14 on Friday, the second day of the special session Gov. Martin O'Malley has called to focus on resolving lingering gambling issues in the state.
The measure would allow table games like poker and a new casino site in Prince George's County.