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PENNSYLVANIA TRACK OWNERS SUPPORTIVE OF LEGALISED ONLINE GAMBLING
24th May, 2015 at 07:23:54
Lawmakers hear from more state land gambling execs.
Rep. John Payne's House Gaming Oversight committee continued its road trip style investigations last week, stopping at the Meadows Racetrack and Casino, where owner Bill Paulos and vice president and general manager Sean Sullivan, along with other industry executives, gave their views on internet gambling legalisation and the competitive challenges facing state businesses.
"This is a great opportunity for us to get out in the field. I'd rather get out and talk directly to the customer, instead of sitting in Harrisburg inside the white marble walls," said Payne.
Rep. Payne's recent legislative proposal to regulate and licence online gambling through the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board was discussed, with Sullivan commenting: "We support what the best interests are for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and its needs for increased revenues
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