Miami, FL – December 12, 2011 – WLRN-Miami Herald News will broadcast “Betting on the Future,” a live two-hour special report on resort casino gambling this Wednesday, December 14, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on WLRN 91.3 FM.
Hosted by WLRN-Miami Herald News Anchor Phil Latzman, the program will explore the prospect resort casino gambling in South Florida, from a variety of angles. The special will feature panel of guests, including experts and lawmakers, offering perspectives from all sides of the issue, just as the state legislature prepares to convene and vote on key resort casino gambling, possibly changing the region forever.
Audience input is welcome during the show. Listeners can send their comments via email, phone calls or by following us on Twitter at #floridabet.
Miami mayor Tomás Regalado
Bob Jarvis, Nova Southeastern University law professor, gambling expert
Mary Ellen Klas, Miami Herald capitol bureau chief
Rep. Erik Fresen, state legislator
Rep. Joseph Abruzzo, state legislator
Mark Wilson, president and CEO, Florida Chamber of Commerce
Frank Nero, Beacon Council president
Christian Goode, president, Genting Group's Resorts World Miami; former CFO Genting New York
Steve Geller, Genting lobbyist; former senate minority leader, attorney, lobbyist for Mardi Gras Gaming