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Hatch: Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission should consider other criteria for Cedar Rapids casino

posted on June 12, 2014

Sen. Jack Hatch says the unique situation and circumstances in Cedar Rapids should be taken into consideration in deciding whether to approve a casino license for the city. He says the state should not be in the business of protecting profits of existing casinos at the expense of another community that could benefit from having a casino, and whose voters support it.

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