New York state Capitol http://wrvo.org en Anti-gambling advocates destroy slot machine during protest at State Capitol http://wrvo.org/post/anti-gambling-advocates-destroy-slot-machine-during-protest-state-capitol <p></p><p>Anti-gambling activists took a sledgehammer to a slot machine in front of the New York State Capitol to demonstrate their opposition to a ballot amendment to legalize gambling casinos in New York state. <span>&nbsp;</span></p><p>Wielding a sledgehammer, anti-gambling advocates took turns smashing up a Lucky 7 slot machine, at a park with the New York State Capitol in the<span> </span>background, as TV news cameras recorded the event.</p><p>David Blankenhorn, with the Institute for American Values, organized the event.</p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 10:55:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 45681 at http://wrvo.org Anti-gambling advocates destroy slot machine during protest at State Capitol Thousands join anti-gun control rally http://wrvo.org/post/thousands-join-anti-gun-control-rally <p>A rally against New York’s newly-enacted gun control laws drew one of the largest crowds to the state Capitol in recent decades. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 03:22:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 34071 at http://wrvo.org Thousands join anti-gun control rally