Gambling

AT ISSUE: Second-Class Citizens?

The First Amendment of our Constitution grants every American the right to live out his or her faith without fear of governmental interference. Yet, READ

Teetering on the Edge: Gambling in NC

The baseball legend (and great philosopher) Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra once said: “If you don’t know where you’re going, you’ll end up somewhere else.” READ

PERSPECTIVE: A Stream of Life in a Time of Drought

Every day it seems like the world is spinning further out of control. COVID-19 infection rates are spiking again around the globe. The Taliban READ

On the Edge of a Gambling Boom

Our state and nation are on the precipice of the biggest gambling expansion in history. NC Family has been sending out numerous alerts in READ

Gambling Fever Hits NC General Assembly!

Just days after the North Carolina Senate passed a bill that would allow sports gambling in North Carolina, a State House Committee approved another READ

NC Senate Officially Passes Sports Gambling Bill

After passing on second reading yesterday afternoon, SB 688 passed the NC Senate on third reading this morning, by a 26-19 vote. This legislation READ

Sports Gambling Bill Passes 2nd Reading in NC Senate

The North Carolina Senate passed SB 688–Sports Wagering on its second reading this afternoon by a 26-21 vote. The vote largely divided Republicans in particular, READ

ALERT: Sports Betting Bill Moves to Senate Floor

A bill that would legalize sports betting across North Carolina passed yet another committee in the State Senate this morning, despite what appears to READ

Sports Betting Bill Continues to Move Through State Senate

Two more Senate Committees have approved a bill that would legalize sports betting across North Carolina. Yesterday, the Senate Judiciary voted in favor of SB READ

ALERT: Tell Your State Senator to OPPOSE Sports Betting

A dangerous gambling bill is rapidly moving through the State Senate and we urgently need your help to stop this bill from becoming law! READ

Senate Committee Passes Sports Gambling Bill

The North Carolina Senate Finance Committee passed a bill this afternoon that would legalize and regulate sports betting in North Carolina. SB 688–Sports Wagering, READ

NCGA Summer: Bills to Watch

The North Carolina General Assembly was back in session today, after taking last week off for the July 4th holiday. As state lawmakers resume READ

The Dangerous Precedent of the Catawba Casino Bill

The following op-ed by former Speaker Pro Tempore of the North Carolina House of Representatives, Paul “Skip” Stam, appeared in the Charlotte Observer last READ

NC Supreme Court Upholds Ban on “Games of Chance”

The North Carolina Supreme Court once again upheld the state’s ban on “games of chance” when it ruled last week that Crazie Overstock Promotions, READ

ACTION ALERT: Catawba Casino Bill Scheduled for Committee Hearing in D.C.

This Wednesday, May 26, the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources is scheduled to hear a bill that would essentially codify in federal law READ

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