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Podcast: Will Congress the Dice to Prohibit Internet Gambling?

Timothy Lee, CFIF's Senior Vice President for Legal and Public Affairs, discusses the 1951 federal Wire Act, internet sports betting and the history of state regulation of gambling across the country.

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April 21, 2017 • 01:23 pm

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Questions of the Week
Week of March 15th 2017
While somewhat overshadowed by his contemporary naval commander, John Paul Jones, which other “father of the American Navy” was born in Wexford, Ireland, before emigrating to the United States and serving in the American Revolutionary War?
Captain Jack Sparrow
Admiral David Farragut
Admiral Hyman Rickover
Commodore John Barry
Week of March 8th 2017
Which one of the following is NOT a code name for clandestine CIA tools allegedly capable of wide-scale government hacking into basic electronics such as computers, mobile phones and televisions?
Bartender
Wild Turkey
RickyBobby
Pappy Van Winkle
Week of March 1st 2017
During which of the following centuries was Mardi Gras first celebrated in Louisiana?
17th
18th
19th
20th
Week of February 23rd 2017
In which one of the following cities were the first joint meetings of Congress held?
Boston
New York
Philadelphia
Washington, D.C.
Week of February 15th 2017
Which one of the following former U.S. Presidents and his First Lady embarked on a lengthy road trip months following the inauguration of his successor?
Calvin Coolidge
Dwight Eisenhower
Harry Truman
Woodrow Wilson
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Question of the Week   
Which one of the following decades saw the origin of individual income taxes in the U.S.?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"House Republicans are reportedly ready to return any day now to health-insurance reform after the spectacular failure in late March of the American Health Care Act, the resoundingly unpopular bill to 'replace' the long-unpopular and misnamed Affordable Care Act. This time, they need to deliver: After seven years of promises to repeal Obamacare root and branch, the party can't go back to the voters…[more]
 
 
—Dan McLaughlin, Esq., National Review OnLine Contributing Columnist
— Dan McLaughlin, Esq., National Review OnLine Contributing Columnist
 
Liberty Poll   

In light of current international threat levels, do you believe Congress will sufficiently fund the U.S. military to begin replenishing necessary major equipment shortages?