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Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (credit: AP)

Gov. Patrick Signs Bill Extending Simulcasting At Mass. Racetracks

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill allowing the state’s racetracks to continue simulcasting greyhound and horse races from other states for another six months.

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Mass. Lawmakers Put Off Casino Debate Until Sept.

Massachusetts’ top legislative leaders announced Wednesday they are putting off any casino gambling debate until after Labor Day in September.


Gov. Patrick to outline casino favorites

Gov. Deval Patrick says granting slot machine licenses to the state’s racetrack owners would be tantamount to awarding them a lucrative no-bid contract.