http://wxxinews.org/post/casino-referendum-wording-increases-odds-amendment-will-pass-say-critics#.Ujs5b5z1atU.twitter Karen Dewitt of NYS Public Radio on the ballot language.
http://www.newsday.com/news/region-state/ny-ballot-wording-puts-rosy-spin-on-casinos-1.6058285 Albany AP Michael Gormley filed this 9/12/13, quoted CAGNY chair at the end
http://www.legislativegazette.com/Articles-Main-Stories-c-2013-07-01-84280.113122-Report-shows-heavy-spending-by-states-gambling-interests.html CAGNY mentioned in Legislative Gazette July 1
http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20130619/OPINION/306190305&cid=sitesearch My View in Times Herald-Record June 19 by Stephen Shafer
Listen to Dr. Shafer on TALK 1300 on June 6th, Paul Vandenburgh host Albany NY
http://preview.tinyurl.com/mly92qf Legislative Gazette’s coverage of CAGNY press conference in Albany June 4
http://centralny.ynn.com/content/top_stories/663717/gov–cuomo-outlines-casino-plan/?ap=1&MP4 Stephen Shafer comments on YNN re Gov’s proposal to make Indian casinos play ball with him by June 30 2013 or else get competition imposed. Shafer’s afterword: “I I did not put this well, spoke wrongly of ‘tax’ when I meant coerced payments.”
http://preview.tinyurl.com/cyjvs6e links to letter in NY Daily News by Chairperson of CAGNY May 2013
http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Fracking-ruling-buoys-casino-foes-4487642.phpMay 2013 article in Times Union
Jan 2013 “our view” column from Utica refers to projections about increased prevalence problem gambling assoc with new casinos. Report done by CAGNY
http://blog.syracuse.com/opinion/2013/01/new_study_analyzes_likely_impa.html letter about CAGNY report on increased prevalence problem gambling that would go with new casinos
http://auburnpub.com/news/opinion/mailbag/harms-of-casinos-outweigh-any-benefits/article_981127bc-cc68-52b6-9079-846b4a56da58.html letter Jan 27 2013 about report on new casinos
Some worry Sandy could aid NY gambling expansion – Associated Press – December 14th 2012 quotes Joel Rose, Chairperson of CAGNY
http://wamc.org/post/joel-rose-coalition-against-gambling-new-york May 21 2012 Paul Donges of WAMC interview Joel Rose, founder and Chairperson CAGNY
http://capitaltonightny.ynn.com/2012/05/opponents-prepare-to-argue-against-gambling/ May 21 YNN interview with The Rev Duane Motley,
http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Anti-gambling-forces-prep-for-casinos-fight-3575192.php Casey Seiler article from Times Union May 2012 on occasion of CAGNY advocacy days in Albany.
http://www.casinosonline.com/uncategorized/amendment-targeted-by-anti-gambling-groups/ from a casino blog, about CAGNY advocacy days Albany May 2012
http://www.cityandstateny.com/ante/ Jan 2012 article about contributions and lobbying by Genting and Seneca Nation quotes Joel Rose, founder and Chairperson, CAGNY
http://www.citylimits.org/news/articles/4520/odds-could-be-against-casino-opponents Jan 2012 long article quotes Charlotte Wellins of CAGNY. Also quotes spokesperson for Yonkers Racino who says Aqueduct “tapped into a previously undiscovered gambling population in Queens.” New euphemism for creating problem gamblers.
http://www.wgrz.com/news/article/139116/1/Anti-Gambling-Group-Holds-Conference-in-Buffalo quotes Stephen Shafer MD, then Vice-Chair CAGNY about the necessity not to let gambling expand