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College Sports / Betting / Law #196416

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 01, 2001
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Las Vegas: David Wright) How campaign finance reform is linked to the college basketball championship game due to legal betting in Nevada on college sports featured; details given about how the casino lobby prevented passage of a federal bill banning gambling. [NCAA Bill SAUM - opposes gambling.] [Public Citizen policy analyst Steve WEISSMAN - says Congress sold out to gambling interests.] [Senator John McCAIN - says the bill will be resubmitted.] [Mirage Resorts Bill McFADDEN - says we have been educating Congress about gambling.]

Simpson, Carole;
Wright, David

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