The Emily Rooney Show 6/03/10
Gambling: The State Senate is poised to unveil a gambling bill proposing three resort style casinos, but unlike the house version, would not license slots at the state’s four racetracks. Senator Stanley Rosenberg says slots don’t produce enough jobs. He’ll join us along with former Mass. Attorney General and gambling opponent Scott Harshbarger.
BP Oil Spill: US Congressman Edward Markey joins us. Rep. Markey said yesterday that congress will move to remove a cap on damages that BP could pay in the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Wilkerson To Plead Guilty: Former State Senator Dianne Wilkerson appears in federal court today. She is reportedly changing her plea to guilty in the corruption case against her. Lawyers Weekly David Frank weighs in.
61 Hours: Lee Child, the best-selling author behind the wildly popular Jack Reacher thrillers is here to talk about his latest book, 61 Hours.