So looking at the ProJo this morning, this is what the homepage shows:
There are SOOOOO many things I could say about these two headlines, but I’ll just say this: With unemployment at 10%, which taxpayers exactly will be bailing out Twin River? What happens when we run out of taxpayers?
OK, I’m gonna say one more thing:
PROVIDENCE - With a crucial financial deadline for Twin River now a week away, House Speaker William J. Murphy said the point has come where “we have to look at all the options to make sure that our third-largest source of revenue is protected,” and that includes a potential state buyout of the Lincoln track-and-slot parlor.
THIRD LARGEST SOURCE OF REVENUE!? That’s like me trying to pay my rent with scratch tickets.