City hires Lobbyists to push Legislators to grant referendum vote

Ben Lanka, in today's Journal Gazette, states that City of Fort Wayne has hired two Lobbying firms to push Indiana Legislators for a referendum...

Opinion: If only we had…

Very "tongue-in-cheek" moment here.  I've been reading about the Wal-Mart worker who absconded to the Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Altoona, Iowa, with...

Yesterday’s Say No to Casino press conference

Yesterday, the Coalition for a Better Fort Wayne held a press conference which was basically a warm-up for today's free lecture, "Casinos, Crime and...

What a casino would cost Fort Wayne

Press release from the Coalition for a Better Fort Wayne: April 1, 2009 Don't be fooled by casinos! What a casino would cost Fort Wayne The social cost...

Fairmount Place and Casino

Journal Gazette Editorial Writer Tracey Warner wrote a follow-up to his story in yesterday's paper about Fairmount Place last month. On March 15, I reported...

The other casino study

The Journal Gazette has a revealing editorial on one of the Gaming studies released last week by Mayor Tom Henry. Some excerpts from the editorial: The...

Charis House follow-up/Gambling Press Release

Tracy Warner has a follow up to his Sunday Charis House/Fairmount Place article in today's paper. Some excerpts: City officials were unable to find records...

Casino offers mostly benefits

A Letter to the Editor in today's Journal Gazette is one of the first to appear from a citizen in support of a Fort...

Infant casinos…want tax break from legislature

From an article in the Indy Star: Infant casinos Indiana Live and Hoosier Park want tax break from legislature Bill provides $74.8M cut for Indiana Live...

Governor Daniels says no to Gambling Referendum

Ben Lanka, in today's Journal Gazette, reports that Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels does not support a referendum vote on the gambling issue in Fort...