Votes don’t always go casino backer’s way, despite spending

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Fred Bayles, College of Communication

If there’s one thing that casino referendums across the state have proved it is that money doesn’t buy votes…

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“It really comes down to the sense of community. If (the community) is happy with the status quo, I don’t see much that they can do to convince people to vote for a casino regardless of what the casino promises. Even with the promises of money, jobs and community improvement funds.”

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