Rochester Taxpayers Concerned About Slots

Gaming official woos public in Rochester with plan for slot machines Fosters ROCHESTER — A Millennium Gaming executive showed his hand to the public Wednesday night when he openly discussed a proposal to build a casino with 5,000 slot machines at Rockingham Park in...

Lynch opposes gambling, or does he?

July 22, 2009 Eagle Tribune “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...

Out of state gambling lobby puts pressure on NH

June 14, 2009 WCAX-TV Las Vegas firm spends lavishly to court NH CONCORD, N.H. (AP) – A Las Vegas company Millennium Gaming is betting big that it can persuade New Hampshire lawmakers to allow it to bring thousands of video slot machines to the state. Read...

Place Your Bets

April 24, 2009 Steve Mac Donald The people’s House killed gambling by a 4 to 1 margin, and across party lines, but as many as twenty paid lobbyist hacks for the gaming industry have marched on the State Senate because gambling addiction isn’t limited to...

State run Keno games fail to produce revenue

January 5, 2009 Cleveland Metro Sales for state-run Keno game missed projected target The odds of Gov. Ted Strickland’s gamble on the state’s newest lottery game generating as much revenue for the state as his administration project are about as likely as...

Push for gambling at Rockingham

December 10, 2008 Union Leader Rockingham Park officials are ready to begin a concerted effort to bring video lottery machines to the Salem racetrack. Track officials and officials of a Nevada firm with an option to buy the track say they plan today to announce a...