Trenton’s Bad Bet Reacts To Referendum Vote
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 8, 2016
Casino Expansion Opponents Applaud Rejection Of Question One
Newark, NJ – Today, Trenton’s Bad Bet issued the following statements:
“We are glad to see the overwhelming support across New Jersey opposing casino expansion. We attribute our success to a broad coalition of community leaders, unions, small businesses and residents who are convinced that North Jersey casinos would be a detriment to the entire state,” said Bill Cortese, executive director of Trenton’s Bad Bet.
“Today’s vote is an important step for Atlantic City’s return to becoming a world class resort. On behalf of the 30,000 employees and their families that rely on the Atlantic City casino industry, we are gratified by the overwhelming defeat of this initiative,” said Morris Bailey, owner, Resorts Hotel Casino.
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About Trenton’s Bad Bet:
Trenton’s Bad Bet is a diverse collection of concerned New Jersey community leaders, unions, businesses and residents that will work to oppose the New Jersey Casino Referendum that seeks to expand gaming into North Jersey.