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Cuomo’s casino plan is blatant example of insider opportunism

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It is time for ever-increasing scrutiny of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to expand casino gambling in upstate New York. The legislature has approved the plan for four new non-Indian casinos. State voters must approve the plan in a referendum in November. All the insiders and opportunistic politicians now lined up around the public trough in Albany seem to agree on one thing — that new casinos are just the dandy thing to create a surge ...

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July 14, 2013
11:19 p.m.

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Why is it now time for scrutiny of the governor's plan? It already passed.
Also, voters will not be approving the four upstate casino legislation. The statewide referendum deals only with a constitutional amendment that would allow up to seven non-indian live-table casinos in New York.
P.S. GREAT use of capital letters TO emphasize WHAT theme YOU ARE TALKING about.