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Texas business interests and family values collide as lawmakers debate legalizing gambling

House Bill 1942, written by Rep. Jeff Leach, R-Plano, would permit regulated sports betting that is already legal in 29 states. House Bill 2843, by Rep. John Kuempel, R-Seguin, would permit casino gambling in Texas.

The gaming floor inside Resorts World Hudson Valley casino in Newburgh, New York on Dec. 21, 2022.

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Politics Gambling Jeff Leach John Kuempel Texas Legislature