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Letter to the editor: Westmoreland's casino bet X

| Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

A satellite casino in Westmoreland County would be a great opportunity for jobs and revenue. I worry, though, that our laws are too harsh on small games of chance and gambling at private social clubs, which have been making this kind of money for years.

Some of these clubs have been forced into closing because of new enforcement, which is directly related to casinos.

Small clubs could potentially be hurt by this. Why not allow the already chartered clubs more leeway and have both?

John Howard

Tarrs

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