Update: PPA Phone March Over, Preliminary Report from “Eye on Gambling”


Internet Gambling Phone March on Capitol Hill Today a Success (Eye on Gambling, 09/12/06)
“I spent several hours today tracking the volume of phone calls to different Senators’ offices around the United States today and here is what I came up with.

In Virginia, at 3 PM EST, Senator Allen’s office told me I was the 26th person to call voicing my dissatisfaction over HR 4411 and my other Senator’s office, Senator Warner is reporting that perhaps two dozen people called to complain about the Internet gambling bill.

So, I got a little bit more daring and tried a bigger market, namely New York. I specifically asked for Hillary Clinton’s office. Before I could get a word out of my mouth, her spokesman asked, Are you from the Poker alliance, calling about the Internet Gambling Bill?…” (read more)


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s