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Keller @ Large: Casino Decision Not An Easy Call

Because believe it or not, Beacon Hill doesn’t always know best.

06/25/2014

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Keller @ Large: Casinos Could Dominate Campaign Season

Now that the SJC has ushered casino repeal onto the November ballot, there are more unanswered questions to mull over than choices at the roulette wheel.

06/24/2014

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Revere, Everett Casino Public Hearings Set For Tuesday, Wednesday

Mohegan Sun has proposed a $1.3 billion casino on the Revere side of the Suffolk Downs horse racing track and Wynn Resorts has proposed a $1.6 billion casino on a former chemical plant site in Everett.

06/21/2014

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Study: Casino Boom In Northeast Could Create Gaming Glut

Twenty-six casinos have opened since 2004, generating a 39-percent increase in total annual gambling revenue in the Mid-Atlantic and New England, the Wall Street Journal reports.

06/20/2014

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Keller @ Large: Casinos No Longer A Sure Bet For Mass.

Any day now, the state Supreme Judicial Court will issue its ruling on the legality of the initiative petition to stop casinos from coming to Massachusetts.

06/10/2014

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Keller @ Large: Missed The Boat On Casinos?

In Massachusetts, we’re all about getting it right, as the bureaucrats keep reminding us. But are they getting it right on casinos?

05/01/2014

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Casinos: Mass. Withholding Tax On Winnings Will Turn Off Gamblers, Cut Take

Companies looking to win a Massachusetts casino license say the state needs to change how it taxes winnings to avoid discouraging gamblers and cutting the state’s and casino’s take.

04/27/2014

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Springfield Fights Repeal Of Mass. Casino Law

The city of Springfield is asking the state’s highest court to keep a proposed repeal of the Massachusetts casino gambling law off the November state ballot.

02/20/2014

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Remaining Mass. Casino Hopefuls To Make Pitches

The three companies hoping to operate the first resort casinos in Massachusetts are getting a chance to make direct pitches to the state gambling commission.

01/18/2014

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Poll: Majority In Massachusetts Like Casinos, Just Not In Their Towns

A new poll is telling us what many people have already begun to suspect.

11/18/2013

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