Michelle Minton is a fellow specializing in consumer policy for the Competitive Enterprise Institute.
Ron Paul Tells House Judiciary Committee to reject Online Gambling Ban!The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of (UIGEA) is United States legislation The Act was passed on the last day before Congress adjourned for the . "Financial transaction provider" is a very broad definition covering everyone who participates in transferring money for illegal Internet gambling.U.S.C. sections created: 31 U.S.C. ch. 53, subc. The Internet Gambling Prohibition Act (IGPA) was a bill in the US Senate to ban Internet . the bill could cost the Republican caucus 4 seats, at which point the other leaders agreed not to put the bill to a vote in that session of Congress. Congress passed its final bills of the year Dec. 9 and adjourned without so much as a hint of consideration for attaching an online gambling ban.