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Meadowlands Casino Debated at East Coast Gaming Congress

Friday, February 28th, 2020

Meadowlands Casino Debated at East Coast Gaming Congress

The Meadowlands Sports Complex has long attracted fans from New York, and a casino is hoped by some lawmakers there could perform some same. (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Since New Jersey first legalized casino gambling in 1976, it’s been grasped that casinos were only meant for Atlantic City into the Garden State. That made sense, at least at the time: the resort town had fallen out of favor with tourists, and gambling was viewed as a way to bring money back to the neighborhood economy. But with increasing competition from Pennsylvania and also the specter of New York gambling enterprises on the horizon, some in their state now want to build a casino in a location that could compete with venues directly in neighboring states.

The concept of putting a casino within the Meadowlands located just outside of New York City was floated once more final week at the East Coast Gaming Congress in Atlantic City, attracting support as well as concern from those in attendance.

‘A casino in north Jersey, to be taxed at 50 or 60 per cent, we could do a billion dollars in that location,’ stated Assemblyman Ralph Caputo, a Democrat. ‘We’ve got to be fighting for those customers. That is exactly what Pennsylvania is doing. That’s what nyc wants doing.’

Beating New York to industry

Caputo’s idea is to get a casino built within the Meadowlands before one is built in New York City. The first few licenses are only available in ups (more…)

Federal Grand Jury Likely to Bring Charges Against Daily Fantasy Sports

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

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