This throat and neck finish at Suffolk Downs Boston-area racetrack is symbolic of how their casino vote is unfolding. (Image supply: Boston World)
In the city of Boston, there’s only one problem keeping city residents up at night these days: can the Red Sox win their under developed Series title in 10 years? But while David Ortiz as well as the rest of the Sox are busy fighting the St. Louis Cardinals for baseball bragging legal rights, there’s another battle brewing under the surface also it could possibly be just as contentious as the obstruction ruling that ended Game 3.
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Both supporters and opponents associated with plan to develop a casino in East Boston are ramping up their efforts to obtain the vote out in the final times before the November 5th election, as both sides are anticipating a close race that could drop to voter turnout. The casino, which will be placed at Suffolk Downs, is a hotly debated issue in churches, on street corners, and even among candidates for mayor.
Anti-casino forces feel like they’re seeing some prospective for the change by means of the vote though which could 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 battle into chaos, they want to support the plan as it has confused voters over whether or not.
That confusion has shown up in the polling of a company known