More on Gaming

Apr 24, 2020 Press Release
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District – who Co-Chairs the Congressional Gaming Caucus - released the following statement after the Trump Administration reversed its decision and will now allow small gaming establishments to access loans and grants under the Paycheck Protection Program.
Apr 22, 2020 In The News

Nevada’s congressional delegation sent a shot across the bow of the Trump administration Friday with legislation in the House and Senate to make small casinos and other businesses with gaming revenue eligible for Small Business Administration loans.

A last-minute rule change by the Treasury Department and the SBA to make more small businesses with gaming eligible for Paycheck Protection Program loans failed to appease lawmakers in Nevada and other states where many establishments have slot machines or table games.

Apr 22, 2020 In The News

MGM Resorts International believes it has enough liquidity to weather the economic downturn due to the coronavirus outbreak and the resulting closure of the company’s casinos in Nevada and across the country, the company’s acting CEO said Friday. 
“While this undoubtedly have a significant negative effect on our business in the near term, we are well-positioned to emerge from the current crisis in the light of our strong liquidity position and valuable asset portfolio,” Bill Hornbuckle said in a statement. 

Feb 27, 2020 In The News

Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus was elected by colleagues Thursday to co-chair the Congressional Gaming Caucus for the remainder of the current session. Titus was elected unanimously by the 30-member caucus to fill the post left open by Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., who decided not to serve as chairman again.

Jan 30, 2020 Press Release
Today Representative Dina Titus released the following statement after she was unanimously elected by her colleagues to co-chair the Congressional Gaming Caucus for the 116th Congress.
May 13, 2019 Press Release
May 13, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District sent a bipartisan letter with Representative Darin LaHood of Illinois’s Eighteenth Congressional District to U.S. Department of the Treasury Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy David Kautter.
Jan 15, 2019 Press Release
January 15, 2019
I will continue to lead the fight in Congress to ensure states like Nevada can decide what is best for them on the question of online gaming.
Dec 6, 2018 In The News
This draft bill raises serious questions about the treatment of states like Nevada that already successfully regulate sports betting.
Dec 5, 2018 In The News
The Supreme Court’s decision overturning PASPA was not an invitation for the federal government to repress states that have led the way.
Sep 28, 2018 In The News
Precedent for federal policy toward gambling has been to assist states in the enforcement of their own laws, prohibiting gaming activities only where it is illegal under state law, rather than preempt state law.