Bloomberg Baystate Business: Cannabis and Doughnuts

Bloomberg Boston Bureau Chief Tom Moroney and Radio News Anchors Peter Barnes, Pat Carroll, Anne Mostue and Janet Wu are joined by top names from local business and finance to medicine and politics, along with Bloomberg reporters covering the latest stories in Boston, the Bay State and beyond. Today we spoke with Jim Borghhesani, spokesperson for the group that successfully advocated for marijuana legalization in Massachusetts, about how the process of making cannabis legal was proceeding. Bloomberg News reporter Jef Feeley told us about the latest twists and turns in the CBS/Redstone saga. Bloomberg News investing reporter Charlie Stein was in-studio with his weekly money report. Janet Wu reported on how local businesses were celebrating National Doughnut Day. Gaming law expert Mark Hichar gave us some analysis on the announcement that DraftKings has a deal with Resorts Hotel Casino in New Jersey to offer sports betting. Rosemarie Sansone, President and CEO of the Downtown Boston Business Improvement District, stopped by to talk about the issue of the use of surveillance technology to track shopper patterns. Finally, Stephen Flavin of WPI, Chairman of the Board of MassEcon, told us about their conference which was held today.

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