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Despite steady rain, a large crowd rallies outside the Capitol on Tuesday in St. Paul to protest a possible expansion of gambling beyond Indian reservations. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, David Joles)

Minnesota Legislature: Casino supporters rally against expanding gambling

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ST. PAUL - Richard Hermanson has depended on Prairie Edge Casino Resort to make a living for 10 years and said he is worried legislative proposals to expand gambling could affect his future.

"I can't afford to get another job," the 47-year-old disabled worker said as an estimated 3,000 American Indian tribal members and casino workers rallied at the Capitol.

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