TITLE

OWNWER OF FITZGERALDS COMES UNDER ATTACK

AUTHOR(S)
Spillman, Benjamin
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/28/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 30, pP16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Pennsylvania Senators Jane Orie and Jim Ferlo want to revoke Las Vegas casino owner Don Barden's license to run a casino in their state. It states that Barden has lost control of a casino project in Pittsburgh when he could not line up financing to retain a majority stake in the deal. According to Ferlo, Barden's financial credibility has evaporated very quickly. The senators criticize Barden's effectiveness as a businessman and urge the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to seek new bidders for the license.
ACCESSION #
33947428

 

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