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Wednesday, Oct 17
2012, 2:21 PM
Maryland voters hold the key to luring in more casino action to the Washington D.C. area when...
Maryland voters hold the key to luring in more casino action to the Washington D.C. area when they vote on Question 7 in next month's election. By transferring ownership rights of video lottery terminals back to casino operators and dropping the tax rate on table games, the state could land a bigger commitment from MGM Resorts (MGM +0.8%) and from others down the road. With 40M people visiting the D.C. region every year, MGM could also be a leg up on its rivals.