WRAL had an excellent story yesterday that details the amount of political donations that have been received by state legislators in support of increased legalized gambling, casinos and marijuana.
In addition, the Daily Haymaker reports that two Republican state legislators have been identified as possible recipients of a national gambling advocacy award.
The below video from the NC Family Policy Council states there are literally DOZENS of lobbyists crawling around the state legislative building in support of these interests. Check out their website that provides additional details and resources. Let’s hope their efforts to stop all of this are successful. Here is the video: