convention center http://wrvo.org en Cuomo puts gambling and convention center agreement on hold http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-puts-gambling-and-convention-center-agreement-hold <p>Now that Governor Andrew Cuomo has confirmed that a deal with a major gambling company to build a convention center in Queens has fallen through,&nbsp;Cuomo says he&rsquo;s opening up the bids to more companies.</p><p>The governor&rsquo;s change&nbsp; of plans come amid reports that the gambling company Genting contributed over two million dollars to a lobbying group closely associated with the governor.</p><p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 11:12:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 20447 at http://wrvo.org