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Patrick fights odds on casinos

Tells panel he is open to compromise as speaker calls proposal unconvincing

By Matt Viser
Globe Staff / March 19, 2008

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Governor Deval Patrick, appearing at a long-awaited hearing on his landmark casino proposal, mounted a last-ditch effort yesterday to stave off a major defeat, pleading with lawmakers to change, not kill, his plan to boost the economy with legalized gambling. (Full article: 992 words)

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