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AGA President, Nevada Governor and Other Supporters Push for Federal Regulation to Protect Consumers, Create Jobs and Stimulate Economy WASHINGTON, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of last month's federal indictment and move to shut down three major online poker operators, public pressure for the federal regulation of Internet gambling has reached an all-time high.
Amendments Further Strengthen Bill's Consumer Protection Requirements WASHINGTON, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the House Committee on Financial Services took a critical step forward in passing Internet gambling legislation by voting to approve the Internet Gambling Regulation and Consumer Protection and Enforcement Act (H.R.
Hearing Paves Way for Vote on Chairman Frank's Regulatory Bill WASHINGTON, Dec.
Experts to Discuss Opportunity to Effectively Regulate Internet Gambling Industry and Collect Up to $42 Billion in New Revenue WASHINGTON, Dec.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of the Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An increased focus on the benefits of Internet gambling regulation are expected as the Senate Finance Committee considers a proposal introduced on Saturday to use Internet gambling revenue to offset the costs of health care reform.
Minnesota state officials said on Monday they will withdraw a demand that Internet service providers block access to hundreds of online gambling sites following a lawsuit by the gambling industry, which considers the push a violation of federal commerce and free-speech protections.