Key Union not crazy about Markey - Casino deadline brings Mohegan Sun into the mix

After pushing hard to get their GOP-leaning membership to support Elizabeth Warren in the last Senate race, IBEW 103 is going to sit this one out - and "weak candidate" Ed Markey is part of the reason.

T-DAY INTO C-DAY: Today may may Transportation Day, but tomorrow is casino application day! Who's excited? This guy's excited. All will be revealed Tuesday (OK, maybe most? Some will be revealed?) when applications for casino projects are due to the gaming commission. Central Mass. is giddy about finally finding out if a bid will be made to build a resort in their region. Western Mass. and everyone else's interest has been peaked by the news that the backers of Mohegan Sun are proposing their own casino project in Palmer.

LESS THAN ELECTRIFIED: After pushing hard to get their GOP-leaning membership to support Elizabeth Warren in the last Senate race, IBEW 103 is going to sit this one out - and "weak candidate" Ed Markey is part of the reason.


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