People in Massachusetts, what do you think about the proposed Casino in Middleboro?
This weekend is supposed to be a huge debate at the High School in Middleboro over a proposed casino. What is your opinion having one in Massachusetts, or in Middleboro for that matter? I live extreamly close to where it would be built.
Asked By: Hey there - 7/24/2007
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I'm absolutely thrilled by the idea. I adore Mohegan Sun, and would LOVE to see MA benefit from the some of the $$$ it brings in. I'd also love to drive less than an hour and a half each way... More
Answered By: FineWhine - 7/24/2007
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I like the idea. More money for Mass. Why should Conn. make money that should go to us. It might help our taxes stabilize.
Answered By: lonepinesusan - 7/24/2007
I'm worried about it. I hear that the gambling industry doesn't really create a lot of jobs for local people... More
Answered By: Ruby - 7/24/2007
I think it would be great! I'm sure this is because I don't live close enough that the traffic would greatly effect me, or get the negative side effects. . . But, it would cause a boost in the economy here, and I think it would be fun to boot!
Answered By: ShouldBeWorking - 7/24/2007
i think it would be good for the Ma economy
Answered By: maplefan88 - 7/25/2007
I'd be happy it see it in Ma.. They are talking about it on the news right now! New Bedford blew it again huh?
Answered By: dENISE D - 7/25/2007
I have no problem with it except that I think it should be located closer to the train station... More
Answered By: Hank - 7/25/2007
More money for MA. CT is getting all the money! I dont live in MA. but my cousin does, and she loves the idea.
Answered By: Alex <3 - 7/25/2007
no thank you, don't need any more violence or drunk driving problems. w
Answered By: irishfincutie - 7/25/2007
Even though I don't live near Middleboro, I think it's a terrible idea... More
Answered By: yankeebird - 7/26/2007
I think after year of losing what is now billions of tax dollars to casinos in Connecticut I think it is time for one here... More
Answered By: Rich Z - 7/27/2007
Truthfully I'm worried. It's all fine and good for people who love to gamble and don't live or work within an earshot. But unfortunately, I do work there. I think the traffic logistics will be nightmarish and that's what I fear the most.
Answered By: bathroomsamurai - 7/27/2007
Answered By: zambukamum - 7/28/2007
Bring it on! The casinos in CT are raking in the money from Mass residents today. This way more money stays in state...
Answered By: Jen G - 7/30/2007
I dont think it would go threw, but it would be pretty sickto have a casino less than an hour away..I just dont want the town to turn into a huge city.
Answered By: ~Brown Eyes~ - 7/31/2007
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