Pokies, gambling ad controls back on the agenda

July 14, 2016 5:42 AM

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Crossbench MP Andrew Wilkie and Nick Xenophon say they are in talks with the Greens to push for $1 maximum bets on pokies and a ban on sports betting advertising during G-rated TV spots.

The policies could be a bargaining chip for the government, in exchange for getting policies through as the Coalition does not control the Senate.

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