Bahamas Faith Ministries President Dr. Myles Munroe said that the government is being hasty with the proposed gambling referendum and that not enough information has been given to the public on the pitfalls of legalizing gaming for Bahamians.
Judas Iscariot betrayed Jesus for thirty pieces of silver. How much did the gambling kingpins pay Perry Christie and his PLP?
The vast majority of gamblers do not have any savings or return on investment to show as a result of gambling and research has shown that pathological gamblers are usually involved in criminal and gross immoral conduct.
The Vote Yes gaming referendum coalition has launched a competition seeking the best song, skit, dance or poem describing why a vote for gaming is a vote for a better Bahamas.
The final report from the government’s United Kingdom advisers will ultimately determine when the national lottery referendum will take place, which Christie hopes can still happen this year.
Christie says he will set a date for the gambling referendum after next week’s cabinet meeting.
Antigua and Barbuda are fighting for billions lost in potential gaming revenue from the online gaming trade dispute caused by the United States’ failure to abide by numerous rulings of the World Trade Organization.
The Casino Association Committee believes reform is absolutely necessary to bring the gambling product of age and capitalize on much higher streams of revenue.
How do we as a constitutionally proclaimed Christian nation even consider it acceptable to legally sanction gambling? What could possibly be our reasoning?