Hudson Valley News
4:33 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

Westchester Business Leaders, Lawmakers Oppose Casinos For Orange

Business leaders and several lawmakers in Westchester County say they oppose any casino for Orange County. They say a casino there would hurt racino operations in Yonkers.

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Capital Region News
1:57 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Report: Casino Developers Ditching Saratoga For East Greenbush

The owners of Saratoga Casino and Raceway are reportedly withdrawing their plans for a full-scale casino in Saratoga Springs.

New York News
7:26 am
Fri March 21, 2014

New Proposed Upstate Casino Site: Albany

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  Capital District OTB has partnered with a Rochester developer - they've come up with a 300 Million dollar plan to build a casino at Thruway Exit 23.


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New York News
12:02 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

NY Voters Polled On Casino Gambling

With the public referendum on casino gaming just weeks away, new polls indicating New York voters are keen on building more state-run casinos are being questioned by anti-gambling groups.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Thu May 30, 2013

5/30/13 - Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Editor of the Daily Gazette, Judy Patrick, and Times Union Capitol Reporter, Jimmy Vielkind. Ray Graf moderates.

Topics include:
Former Bush Official Said to Be Obama Pick to Lead F.B.I.
Holder Faces New Round of Criticism After Leak Inquiries
A Second Democrat Calls for Silver to Resign
CSEA attacks Cuomo tax-free zone plan
Saratoga racino expansion's inclusion of theater space
Cuomo's new tax free zones
The end of the NY legislative session
Gloversville ice cream trial

6:06 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

New York Lawmakers Consider Delaying Casino Vote

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders tried to jumpstart negotiations over siting several new gambling casinos in New York. But they also conceded that the plans might be delayed for another year.

Legislative leaders and Governor Cuomo met for the first time together in over a month, and they focused on an issue they had originally hoped to settle in the budget, the expansion of gambling in New York.

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