This neck and neck finish at Suffolk Downs Boston-area racetrack is symbolic of how their casino vote is unfolding. (Image supply: Boston World)
These days: can the Red Sox win their third World Series title in 10 years in the city of Boston, there’s just one issue keeping city residents up at night? But while David Ortiz plus the remaining portion of the Sox are busy battling the St. Louis Cardinals for baseball bragging liberties, there’s another battle brewing under the surface plus it might be just as contentious as the obstruction ruling that finished Game 3.
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Both supporters and opponents regarding the plan to create a casino in East Boston are ramping up their efforts getting the vote out in the ultimate days before the November 5th election, as both sides are anticipating a close race that could come down to voter turnout. The casino, which will be placed at Suffolk Downs, is now a hotly debated issue in churches, on street corners, and even among prospects for mayor.
Anti-casino forces feel they’re seeing some potential for the change by means of the vote though that may be either good or negative. The exit of Caesars Entertainment as being a partner for Suffolk Downs in the casino bid recently has tossed the competition into chaos, because it has confused voters over whether or maybe not they want to support the program.
That confusion has shown up in the polling of an organizatio (suite…)