Where have we heard that before?
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Casino bill includes ample protections
In a state whose motto is “Live Free or Die,” where the first state-sponsored lottery began in 1964, where you can drive without wearing a seat belt or having liability insurance, and where motorcycle helmets are optional, the intense opposition to casino gambling has always seemed a bit incongruous.
The aversion to expanded gambling becomes even more perplexing in the context of New Hampshire’s fondness for raising revenues from non-residents by taxing of other human vices such as alcohol and cigarettes