Gambling http://nwpr.org en Oregon Lottery's Anti-Addiction Efforts Under Scrutiny http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-lotterys-anti-addiction-efforts-under-scrutiny <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;&nbsp;The Oregon Lottery spends millions of dollars a year to prevent gambling addiction. But some Oregon lawmakers say that effort has been ineffective. Now, a legislative committee may force the Lottery to hire someone to coordinate its anti-addiction efforts.</p><p> Sat, 08 Dec 2012 01:06:04 +0000 Chris Lehman 19507 at http://nwpr.org Oregon Lottery's Anti-Addiction Efforts Under Scrutiny Three Former Oregon Governors Want To Stop Casinos http://nwpr.org/post/three-former-oregon-governors-want-stop-casinos <p>Three of Oregon's former governors announced&nbsp;their opposition Monday to two Oregon casino ballot measures. Wed, 10 Oct 2012 13:59:07 +0000 Kristian Foden-Vencil 16501 at http://nwpr.org Three Former Oregon Governors Want To Stop Casinos Casino Amendment Makes Oregon Ballot http://nwpr.org/post/casino-amendment-makes-oregon-ballot <p>A newly certified initiative to allow non-tribal casinos in Oregon sets the stage for a possible showdown over gambling centers in the state. The Oregon Secretary of State&#39;s office announced Monday that it has certified an initiative for the ballot that could eventually lead to the region&rsquo;s first full-service casino not operated by a tribe. Tue, 24 Jul 2012 00:22:07 +0000 Chris Lehman 12125 at http://nwpr.org Casino Amendment Makes Oregon Ballot