Scroll to top

Politicians / Politics


Category

Congress' Strategy For Slashing U.S. Gambling Activity Proves Problematic, Part I

1951 Gambling is the lifeblood of organized crime. This was U.S. Senator Estes Kefauver’s conclusion after the Special Committee on Organized Crime in Interstate Commerce, which he headed, concluded its investigation. The Kefauver Committee’s work,…

Byadmin

August 19, 2021

Byadmin

June 2, 2021

Byadmin

December 16, 2020

Byadmin

November 11, 2020

Byadmin

November 3, 2020

Byadmin

July 24, 2019

Byadmin

May 23, 2018

Byadmin

April 25, 2018

Byadmin

March 2, 2018

Byadmin

February 21, 2018

Byadmin

January 10, 2018

Quick Fact - Kefauver in Hot Springs

1924 Senator Carey “Estes” Kefauver (D-Tenn.), the driving force behind rooting out illegal gambling and organized crime in the United States in the 1950s with his famous eponymous committee, decades earlier had taught math and…

Byadmin

December 15, 2017

Byadmin

December 13, 2017

Byadmin

November 22, 2017

Byadmin

November 15, 2017

Byadmin

October 25, 2017