Boston Globe: Outside money flows for Mass. ballot items

By Frank Phillips, Boston Globe Staff Posted on October 30, 2016 High stakes battles to legalize marijuana and expand charter schools have sparked a tsunami of spending on Massachusetts ballot-question campaigns, much of it from out of state, already eclipsing the record-breaking $30.2 million spent in 2014 — by close to 70 percent. The campaigns Read more about Boston Globe: Outside money flows for Mass. ballot items[…]

Read why Jamie says NNYY on November 8 ballot questions

  No On 1 As a longtime opponent of expanded gambling in Massachusetts, I am opposed to allowing yet another slot parlor to the state. Expanding gambling hurts local small businesses, and increases the number of people falling into crime, addiction, and foreclosures. Additionally, I am deeply disturbed that Question 1 was bankrolled by one Read more about Read why Jamie says NNYY on November 8 ballot questions[…]