As Pennsylvania moves closer to agreeing on their new gambling bill it is unfortunate that the additional taxes of $200 million on top of the already $1.4 billion annual taxes go to “stitch together Pennsylvania’s deficit-riddled finances”.

On one hand governments will argue on moral grounds however when it comes to the wallet it’s not so bad. I feel these additional funds should be funneled back to social programs such as programs for the elderly, educational programs etc and not to solve government deficit issues.

Just some thoughts after reading the article: