Deseret News editorial
Published: Monday, Aug. 22 2011 12:00 a.m. MDT
Last week the New York Post reported that efforts to legalize online gambling nationwide might be gaining momentum among key senators and representatives.
I wish conservatives would get their story straight. Are they in favor of
personal freedom, or are they not. If we allow business to run predatory
schemes like payday loans on the pretext of "let the buyer beware",
why don't we allow
If a person has a propensity to gamble they are already doing so. all legalizing
will do is take gambling out of the closet and in plain view. This is a positive
in that legitimate taxes can be collected and abusers will be more easily
Larry, Conservatives are being consistent as mntman pointed out it's about the
money if you have enough you can gamble with yours and others money, but if your
a lowly peasant, no, no bad peasant.
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