Thursday Sep 4
Shirley Leung Martha Coakley is hedging her bets on casinos
Martha Coakley is bouncing around on the casino issue like a pair of dice on the craps table. Only by chance do you find out what she really thinks.
US Sen. Warren supports repealing state casino law
Anti-gambling activists are touting a major political boost from U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren as their campaign to repeal the state's casino law heads into the final stretch.
Cape Cod Times
Mass. bettors drawn to pricey a oeworld classa $30 instant lottery ticket
The Massachusetts Lottery's most expensive instant ticket, priced at $30, is the biggest success of its kind in the industry, beating nine other states that also introduced instant tickets at the same price this year, according to lottery officials.
Christian right, political left unite in opposing casinos
Politics famously makes strange bedfellows, but this odd coupling is as strange as it gets: On the issue of casino gambling, the liberal left and the Christian right share common ground, united in hoping to keep the gambling industry out of Massachusetts.
Candidates take sides on casino issue
Springfield voters said "Yes" to a casino, and the Massachusetts Gaming Commission made some decisions.