Guam - The Guam Election
Commission received another comment on Proposal 'A' from retired Veterans
Affairs director Juan Blaz in favor of the for-profit bingo initiative. In his
500-word essay, he notes that by promoting bingo as another entertainment
option we can increase investment in our island's tourism industry which will
create jobs and additional revenues for our government to provide needed
services to all residents.
GEC executive director Maria Pangelinan meanwhile stated that
Archbishop Anthony Apuron has decided to withdraw his argument against the initiative.
Comments meanwhile for or against the initiative are due Saturday at the GEC by
You can read all the submissions thus far, along with GEC's analysis
of the proposal on http://gec.guam.gov.