Kasich's Casino Consultant Meeting with Developers Today

I think this ran as part of that PD package last week.
  • I think this ran as part of that PD package last week.

This morning the Plain Dealer is reporting that the Wall Street firm Governor John Kasich hired to work out the details of Ohio’s gaming industry will be sitting down the state’s two casino developers today. And by “work out the details” we mean that Moelis & Co. was tapped to squeeze more dollars out of developers — and the firm has a financial incentive to do so.

The parties involved were mum on the matter, but the paper cites sources close to the situation. It’s about time this happened, because God knows the tension has been percolating for months.

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