Underground Atlanta executives announced last week that a gaming company has offered to spend $450 million to turn the downtown retail complex into a casino with video slot machines and a 29-story hotel.
Casino gambling in neighboring states would take away from Georgias convention and tourism business. Lets roll the dice. Georgia cant afford not to.
Fulton Commissioner Robb Pitts, from a 1994 presentation titled Gambling: On Georgias Mind
Statistics show that thousands of people from the Atlanta area travel weekly to venues that feature casinos and other games of chance.
Councilman Jim Maddox, from a 2003 resolution urging state lawmakers to allow gambling
Lets be courageous and allow the citizens of Georgia to vote the issue of legalizing casino gambling up or down!
Robb Pitts, from a Dec. 4 open letter to state lawmakers
Theres a general sense that well see gaming within the city limits and I concur.
Mayor Shirley Franklin, speaking to state lawmakers in November
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Can Tim Lee get any more pitiful?
Are my nards going to get irradiated?
sarcasm, and the lost art therein.