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Letter to the editor: Westmoreland's casino bet IV

| Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

I have much respect and honor for Westmoreland County government officials for all they do for their citizens — compassion toward seniors and the disabled, shelter for the homeless, a food bank for the hungry, transportation and help for the mentally ill, just to name a few.

Now they're considering undoing all the good that has been done by making casinos the norm here.

Our Founding Fathers did not build America on gambling but rather on labor. What a disgusting scenario — all those seniors using their time working the slot machines.

I'm dead set against the county and municipal officials even entertaining such a move.

Norma J. Matvey


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