NO: Business that benefits government-chosen few

October 1998
Orange County Business Journal;10/05/98, Vol. 21 Issue 40, p63
Focuses on the negative impact of the gambling initiative Proposition 5 in California that would expand permissible gambling activities to include slot machine, lotteries and horse wagering. Orange County Taxpayers Association's opposition to the initiative; Funding of local infrastructure; Impact on businesses offering competing products and services.


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