After years of debate and hand-wringing, lawmakers may finally be poised to pass a bill that could bring three casinos and two slot parlors to the state.
Sen. John Kerry admits he mishandled the controversy over docking his new $7 million yacht in tax-free Rhode Island.
Meanwhile, the state's congressional delegation voted overwhelmingly against the latest $37 billion appropriations bill for the war in Afghanistan.
Our journalist panel considers these and other stories from the week that was.
- Susan Tracy, president of the Strategy Group and former state representative
- Craig Sandler, owner and general manager of State House News Service