Gambling donations approach $2 million and that’s before looking at the dark money – Crikey


Crikey

Gambling donations approach $2 million and that’s before looking at the dark money
Crikey
Tim Costello, lead spokesman for The Alliance for Gambling Reform, today said he believed the gambling industry was the largest participant in the “dark money” section of the major party funding because Australia’s fragmented pubs and clubs industry

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William Hill struggle highlights issues for betting industry – The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

William Hill struggle highlights issues for betting industry
The Sydney Morning Herald
Late one Friday night in early 2013, Australia’s soon-to-be federal treasurer, Joe Hockey, tapped out a message on Twitter. “It’s just wrong to have a bookie so involved in the coverage of footy,” he wrote. SHARE; Share on Facebook SHARE; Share on

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Mainland gambling interests may fight to undermine ‘brave’ Labor pledge on pokies – The Advocate


The Advocate

Mainland gambling interests may fight to undermine ‘brave’ Labor pledge on pokies
The Advocate
IMPRESSED: Alliance for Gambling Reform spokesman the Reverend Tim Costello says Rebecca White is extraordinary for standing up to the gambling industry in Australia, which will try to undermine her. Picture: Neil Richardson. Gambling interests on the

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