The house has voted to roll the dice on a new measure that would legalize several new casinos here in Massachusetts. Jon Keller is at large.
House Speaker Robert DeLeo says the bill will create an estimated 15,000 jobs in the state, and provide local aid to cities and towns.
The Massachusetts House of Representatives has started debating the gambling bill that would bring three casinos and a slot parlor to the state.
A coalition of gambling opponents is calling on lawmakers to oppose the state’s latest gaming bill that would bring three casinos and a slot parlor to Massachusetts.
Massachusetts political leaders are donning their poker faces as they try to cut a deal legalizing casino gambling after years of noisy disagreements.
House Speaker Robert DeLeo says businesses allegedly running illegal online gambling programs are scamming customers out of money.
Massachusetts’ top legislative leaders announced Wednesday they are putting off any casino gambling debate until after Labor Day in September.
An agreement has been reached at the Statehouse on a plan to reduce the cost to Massachusetts cities and towns of providing health care for municipal employees.
Whitey Bulger’s capture isn’t the only big local news story percolating. Jon Keller is at large with Robert DeLeo.
Bay State politicians weighed in with their opinions after former Massachusetts House Speaker Sal DiMasi was found guilty in his corruption trial on Wednesday.