Dem Who Grilled Whitaker on Gambling Backed by Lobbyists Tied to Internet Gambling


Democratic representative Jamie Raskin (Md.), who last week suggested political impropriety was behind the Justice Department’s opinion that internet gambling is illegal, has taken thousands of dollars from lobbyists representing online gaming interests.

(From The Free Beacon)

In total, Raskin has accepted more than $38,000 from individuals with ties to the two firms, which count a bevy of national and international online gambling companies on their clientele roster.