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Steve Poftak

Massachusetts' great gambling giveaway

By Steve Poftak
March 16, 2006

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IF THE MASSACHUSETTS Legislature wrote a billion-dollar check to the casino industry, people would be outraged. But the gambling bill, awaiting action in the House after receiving Senate approval, threatens to give away more than $1 billion in value by charging an inordinately low fee for the four proposed licenses. (Full article: 620 words)

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