Gambling

Jake Sipe, John Rustin, and Jere Royall discuss the election and voter guide

An Impartial, Nonpartisan Look At North Carolina Candidates

NC Family President John L. Rustin speaks with Jere Royall and Jake Sipe, members of the NC Family staff. They discuss the importance of READ

A Note to the North Carolina Lottery: Spend More on Education, Not Advertising!

Gambling seemed to be a top-of-the-mind issue for many legislators during this year’s “Short Session” of North Carolina General Assembly. Two identical pieces of READ

NC General Assembly Short Session Adjourns

NC Legislators have put the 2018 Short Session to bed, until November 27, 2018 when both chambers are scheduled to reconvene. Both the House READ

Bill Sponsors Pull Daily Fantasy Sports Gambling Proposal

A bill that would have legalized Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) gambling in North Carolina was pulled from consideration after being debated in a State House READ

ALERT: Daily Fantasy Sports Gambling Bill Scheduled in House Committee Tomorrow!

A bill that would legalize Daily Fantasy Sports Gambling in North Carolina is scheduled to come up for debate in a House committee tomorrow, READ

ALERT: Bills Would Double Lottery Advertising!

Measures have been introduced in both the State House and Senate to authorize the State Lottery Commission to double the amount it spends on READ

Take A Stand Against Video Gambling!

Illicit video gambling parlors are preying on families across North Carolina, and we must take action to end this harmful activity in our state. READ

NC General Assembly Returns For “Short” Legislative Session

Members of the North Carolina General Assembly assembled in Raleigh this week for the start of the 2018 “short” legislative session. Like all “short” READ

High Court Strikes Down Federal Ban On Sports Betting

The U.S. Supreme Court issued an opinion on Monday that strikes down a federal law banning sports betting in the U.S. and opens the READ
Jason Yates discusses how Christians can thank, pray, and vote

Equipping Christians to Think, Pray and Vote

Jason Yates, CEO of My Faith Votes, a non-partisan movement of the church in America that seeks to motivate and equip Christians to vote, READ
Les Bernal - Gambling and Lottery

A Closer Look At The Real Costs Of The Lottery

Les Bernal, the National Director of Stop Predatory Gambling, discusses the real costs and benefits of state lotteries and other forms of legalize gambling. READ

Social Cost an Essential Factor in Assessing Gambling’s True Impact

A recent meeting at the NC General Assembly exemplifies what is so problematic about state-sponsored gambling. Inevitably, when governments resort to gambling to raise dollars READ

NC Family Stands Against Online Gambling Expansion!

Earlier this week, the NC Lottery Commission shelved a proposal that could bring legalized online video gambling to every mobile phone, tablet and home READ

NC Family Signs Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court in Sports Gambling Case

NC Family signed onto a friend-of-the-court brief to the United States Supreme Court this week opposing the expansion of gambling in question in Christie READ

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