N.J. Report Seeks Growth in Gambling, Entertainment

July 2010
Bond Buyer;7/22/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33354, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports on the recommendations released by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie for the improvement of the states' gambling and entertainment venues. The suggestions are part of an economic recovery report made by the advisory commission of the Governor to boost Atlantic City casinos and address several entertainment facilities affected during economic downturn. However, in response to the report, Senator Raymond Lesniak questioned where to generate funds to support Atlantic City.


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