Gambling Forum – January 14, 2010
The Newton Democratic City Committee is sponsoring a forum on the merits of gambling - slots and casino - in the Commonwealth. In the next session, the legislature will be considering the governor’s proposals for an expansion of gambling in Massachusetts as a way of generating revenue for the state and fostering economic growth. Join us to hear the pros and cons and to ask your questions.
When: Thursday, January 14th from 7:00p.m. -9:p.m.
Where: The Scandinavian Living Center, 206 Waltham Street, West Newton
Who: Moderator, Scott Harshbarger, former Attorney General of Mass.
Panel: State Representative, Newton - Ruth Balser - opposed
State Representative, Sudbury - Thomas Conway - opposed
President, Massachusetts Building Trades - Frank Callahan - in favor
Business Representative Carpenters Union 275 - Kevin Kelley - in favor