Letter: Casinos won't fill state coffers

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday that the Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday that the state could put off a casino referendum until 2014, instead of this year, as long has been expected. (May 5, 2008) Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Casinos might be a source of income for the state, but will my state income tax or property taxes be reduced a proportionate amount? I'm not holding my breath ["Push for casinos," News, May 10].

The state will take that money and spend it. There will be no benefit to the average taxpayer because no amount of money is enough for liberal politicians to spend.

Jon Deitch, Huntington

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