Common Cause Maryland Report: Payout 2005; Study of Gambling Contributions in Maryland

February 14, 2005



This Common Cause Maryland Report reads, in part, 'As the Maryland General Assembly debates legalizing slot machines for the third year in a row, new data released by the State Board of Elections shows that businesses, Pacs, and individuals who promote organized gambling in Maryland gave a total of $166,525 to candidates and political committees in the state from 1/13/04 to 1/12/05. Of this total, $118,545 was given by corporations and PACs, and $47,980 by individuals.'

READ: Common Cause Maryland Report: Payout 2005; A Study of Gambling Contributions in Maryland


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