July 22, 2009
“A newly announced commission to study expanded gambling in the state has those on both sides of the slot machine debate looking forward to more definitive answers.
Gov. John Lynch signed an executive order July 16, to form the 15-seat Gaming Study Commission to conduct a review of various models for expanded gambling.
Lynch has previously stated he will not support expanded gambling legislation unless he is convinced it wouldn’t have a negative effect on the quality of life in the state.”