Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is demanding that the head of the state gaming commission recuse himself from the vote over an eastern Massachusetts casino.
They say unused painkillers can be a gateway to heroin abuse.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick met privately and briefly with Boston Mayor-elect Marty Walsh at the governor’s office Monday.
Voters in Boston Tuesday are electing their first new mayor in twenty years. Either City Councilor John Connolly or state Rep. Marty Walsh will succeed the retiring Tom Menino.