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Response Mixed to Cahill's Casino Plan

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The man in charge of state run gambling says it's time for at least one casino in Massachusetts.

Treasurer Tim Cahill says the state should move quickly to recapture the gambling dollars spent in neighboring states, and not wait to negotiate with either of the state's Indian tribes.

His plan to accept bids on casino licenses is drawing mixed reactions, and is ramping up an unavoidable debate. WBUR's Martha Bebinger has more.

This program aired on May 25, 2007. The audio for this program is not available.

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