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POSTED: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 3:03 PM

Here’s a question that is likely to generate some spirited debate: Should Philadelphia direct its share of casino tax revenue towards the city’s wage tax or property tax?

POSTED: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 5:27 PM

Walk into the restaurants and coffee shops in Chinatown and you might find a petition making the rounds against a second casino in Philadelphia.

POSTED: Tuesday, May 7, 2013, 2:56 PM

City politicians lined up in support of the SugarHouse Casino's  $155 million  expansion plan, which has changed since it was originally approved by the state’s gaming control Board in 2009.

The revised plan calls for a lower and smaller parking garage, almost a doubling in gaming space, a new poker room, a banquet and meeting room and more waterfront amenities.

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Reporter Jennifer Lin follows the competition among the six contenders for Philadelphia’s second gaming license.

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