Posted inGambling

Is state primed for sports betting? 

WHEN THE MASSACHUSETTS LEGISLATURE held a two-day hearing on sports betting legislation in 2019, the games had only been legal nationwide for about a year, and fewer than a dozen states were allowing sports betting. As the COVID-19 pandemic interrupted life and legislative business for most of 2020, sports betting remained on the sidelines and […]

Posted inPolitics

Senator calls for Registry official to go

AS POLICYMAKERS INVESTIGATE how things could have gone so wrong at the Registry of Motor Vehicles, Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday suggested the problems long preceded his administration while a state senator called for the resignation of at least one official who allowed notices to pile up without dealing with them. On Tuesday Sen. Eric […]