NYS casino gambling going to popular vote

By Matt Hicks

June 21, 2013 Updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:55 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) The New York State Senate and Assembly have passed a constitutional amendment, giving the green light for casino gambling to go before a popular vote, according to state Sen. Tom Libous' office.

The vote will take place in November. If approved, a new Gaming Facility Location Board will choose four locations for casinos across the state, including the Southern Tier.

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