From: Billy NungesserSent: Tuesday, June 29, 2021 4:08 PMSubject: Slidell Casino Dear Slidell Council Member: I know you have an important vote ahead of you.… Read More »Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser Endorses Stand Up St. Tammany
St. Tammany Parish
Members of the Slidell City Council sent a letter to our parish elected officials a short time ago asking for a postponement of the casino… Read More »Slidell City Council Members Endorse Stand Up St. Tammany
As the Mayor of Mandeville, and a lifelong resident of St. Tammany Parish, I want to be perfectly clear: I am firmly against a casino… Read More »Clay Madden, Mayor of Mandeville, Endorses Stand Up St. Tammany
I believe I have well prepared myself to answer the question that is asked of me on a daily basis.That question being, “where do you… Read More »Greg Cromer, Mayor of Slidell, Endorses Stand Up St. Tammany
I am writing today to express my concerns regarding the proposed casino being built inSt. Tammany Parish. I am strongly opposed based on the crime… Read More »Randy Smith, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff, Endorses Stand Up St. Tammany
The purpose and goal of of our organization, Stand Up St. Tammany, is to unite our communities and to ensure all small businesses throughout are… Read More »Endorsements From Pillar Businesses in Slidell
As the Police Chief of Slidell, the largest city in St. Tammany, I am strongly opposed to a casino coming into the Slidell area. Crime rates will certainly increase in our area, as in other areas which operate a casino.
Modern slot machines develop an unbreakable hold on many players—some of whom wind up losing their jobs, their families, and even, as in the case of Scott Stevens, their lives.
The balance of money collected from gambling is a transfer from the poor to the rich, says Thomas Babor, addiction researcher at UConn Health. Thomas… Read More »Setting Limits to Stop the Gambling Epidemic