MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The two candidates in the Republican runoff for governor, Bradley Byrne and Robert Bentley, have different views on gambling.
Bentley advocates a statewide referendum on whether to allow gambling or shut it down completely, including stopping dog races and traditional paper bingo games.
Byrne opposes a statewide vote because it could lead to more gambling.
Neither joins Democratic nominee Ron Sparks in advocating an expansion of gambling to get more tax revenue.
Bentley says it's a poor way to fund state government. Byrne says it's bad for society and preys on the poor.
(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.