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Majority Support Buffalo Downtown Casino

27 February 2006

BUFFALO, New York – As reported by the Buffalo News: "A small majority of Buffalo's voters support a new downtown casino even though an overwhelming number feel left out of the decision-making, according to a Buffalo News poll.

"The survey of 400 voters also found sharp disagreement over the casino's social and economic impact.

"About 55 percent of those surveyed by The News said the casino will be good for the city. About 45 percent called it a bad idea.

"…Yet the poll, conducted over a four-day period last week, found widespread discontent over the public's input into the casino decisions.

"Of those surveyed, about 72 percent said city residents have not had an adequate voice in deciding whether to build a casino in Buffalo. About 28 percent said the public did have enough input…"

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