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Open Forum: An abdication of duty

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Thank you to the writer of the March 2 editorial on gambling. Legalized gambling has been aptly defined as a “tax on fools.” Worse than that, it is a serious abdication of duty on the part of elected representatives, who are to legislate wisely and for the ultimate benefit of all their constituents, not just a few lucky winners.


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