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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

Signs show heated debate over casino projects. (WBZ-TV)

Suffolk Downs Reconsidering Options After Voters Reject Plan

Suffolk Downs says it will reconsider its options after voters rejected a plan to build a casino.

11/06/2013

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Keller @ Large: Election Day Winners And Losers

So who were the winners and losers on municipal election day here in Massachusetts?

11/06/2013

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Voters In 3 Mass. Locations Cast Casino Ballots

Voters in three Massachusetts communities are heading to the polls to help decide the fate of two proposed casinos.

11/05/2013

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