Bennett: Video Lottery lobby campaigned hard for access to Mississippi

State Rep. Richard Bennett checked into The Gallo Radio Show this morning to talk about Tropical Storm Gordon. But then things got interesting when we asked about the special session/lottery vote.

A VLT or Video Lottery Terminal looks like a slot machine, but according to Web Gaming Info: “When you play a video lottery terminal you enter into a game with¬†a pre-determined number of winners, and you and other players compete¬†with each other for a prize; the casino is not a player.”

Hear what Bennett had to say about the lobbying that went on ahead of the session: