TITLE

Video poker companies hope PACs will be permitted

AUTHOR(S)
Hoeschen, Brad L.F.
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/26/96, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the gambling industry in Louisiana, United States is hoping for a change in the state law governing the formation of political action committees formed by gambling companies. Right of free speech; Funding of political campaigns; Separation of gambling and state politics; Economic contributions of the gambling industry.
ACCESSION #
9702024579

 

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