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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 01/23/13: Gaming, Leon Panetta, And Women In The Military

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CBS LAS VEGAS-The casino industry had a net loss of almost $4 billion in the previous fiscal year. The casino industry took another financial hit despite a 4.4 percent growth in total revenues over the year. Michael Lawton, Senior Research Analyst for the Nevada State Gaming Control Board, talks about the loss and the state of the Las Vegas Strip. Today Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta ordered to day to make women eligible to serve as infantrymen on combat patrol and even in elite special operations units like the Navy SEALS. However, women will have to meet strength standards that could keep them out of units where the physical demands are especially grueling. Do you think women should serve in combat situations in the United States military? Callers tell us why or why not they should be put in combat situations

Jeff McCausland, CBS News Military Consultant, talks about the decision to allow women to serve in Combat situations including the Navy SEAL. Do you think women should serve in combat situations in the United States military? Callers tell us why or why not they should be put in combat situations

Today Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta ordered to day to make women eligible to serve as infantrymen on combat patrol and even in elite special operations units like the Navy SEALS. Do you think women should serve in combat situations in the United States military? Callers tell us why or why not they should be put in combat situations.

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