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Texas Legislature 2021

Las Vegas Sands went all in on legalizing casinos in Texas. Here's why the multimillion-dollar effort did not make it far this session.

The legislation — which required voter approval — would have brought a monumental expansion of gambling to Texas, which has some of the most restrictive gaming laws in the country.

Gamblers play slot machines during the reopening of The D hotel-casino, closed by the state since March 18, 2020, as part of…

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