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Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe extends agreement for $1.7B casino debt (07/01)
Revenues at the Foxwoods Resort Casino fell after the national economic recession and the tribe is facing even more competition for gaming dollars.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation | Openings and Closings
Connecticut tribes welcome delay in commercial casino project (06/29)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are hoping to beat Massachusetts in the New England casino race.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe wins local vote for casino in Massachusetts (06/24)
The tribe plans to manage the $650 million facility in New Bedford.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut governor signs measure for another tribal casino (06/23)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe warn of job and revenue losses unless Connecticut responds to growing competition.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
David Collins: Tribes keep gaming dollars at home in Connecticut (06/18)
Here's hoping that Connecticut lawmakers continue to see the wisdom of giving the tribes at least one satellite near the Massachusetts border, to help keep at home Connecticut gambling dollars.

Filed Under: Connecticut | New York
Connecticut tribes report flat or declining slot machine revenues (06/16)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a slight decline while the Mohegan Tribe was essentially flat.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation | Public Relations
Mashantucket Tribe wins dismissal of casino employment case (06/10)
Steven Thomas was hired as manager of tribal and Native American relations at Foxwoods Resort Casino after he pleaded guilty to stealing from the tribe.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Mashantucket Tribe moves quickly to fill 200 positions at casino (06/09)
An executive at Foxwoods Resort Casino said business has been improving as non-gaming options expand.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut governor to sign measure for one more tribal casino (06/08)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope to prevent job and revenue losses as gaming options expand in New England.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Gamblers who sued Mashantucket Tribe for $3M lose lawsuit (06/02)
Three patrons who were suspected of cheating at Foxwoods Resort Casino tried to recover their funds in federal court.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Editorial: No guarantee of success for new casino in Connecticut (06/01)
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was still deciding this weekend whether to sign legislation approved early Friday that would lead to possibly opening a new tribal casino along the Connecticut-Massachusetts border.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Bill for one more tribal casino in Connecticut sent to governor (05/29)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe believe another casino will help address competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut tribes counting up votes on bill for one more casino (05/28)
The legislative session ends on June 3 so time is running out on the bill that tribes say will protect jobs and the economy.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Tribes hail movement on bill for one more casino in Connecticut (05/21)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope the new casino will help address competition in neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmakers consider bill for one more tribal casino (05/20)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are urging support for the new version of the gaming measure.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
New bill limits Connecticut tribes to one more gaming facility (05/19)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are looking to head off competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation | New York
Tribes in Connecticut plan $900M investment in new casinos (05/08)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe want to open as many as three 'satellite' casinos around the state.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut tribes push plan to open new casinos around state (05/05)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are seeking legislative approval for as many as three additional casinos.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Bid for more Connecticut casinos comes down to money (05/01)
The tribes and their allies want the state to bestow on them a privilege denied everyone else: the right to build a casino. This will strike most people as unfair.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Connecticut | Legislation | Openings and Closings
Mashantucket Tribe plans grand opening for casino outlet mall (04/22)
The 320,000-square-foot Tanger Outlets at the Foxwoods Resort Casino debuts on May 21.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Bill for more tribally-operated casinos advances in Connecticut (04/21)
The bill authorizes as many as three new facilities but it was written to avoid the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Woman from Mashantucket Tribe loses casino per capita ruling (04/20)
Andrina Charles claims she was promised the payments after she had been banished from the tribe following a crime conviction.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Public Relations
Mohegan Tribe's casino enterprise named one of best employers (04/17)
The tribe ranked 12th in the Travel and Leisure category and 424th overall on the annual Forbes list.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Letter raises legal issues for new tribal casinos in Connecticut (04/16)
Attorney General George Jepsen highlighted two major concerns as lawmakers consider a bill to authorize as many as three casinos for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Opinion: More tribal casinos aren't right answer for Connecticut (04/13)
Connecticut’s response to its declining casino revenue has been to try to replace it with more gambling.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Connecticut tribes scramble to protect gaming empire (04/10)
The great mystery of Connecticut's casino monopoly is why it lasted so long.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Tribes warn of job and revenue losses at casinos in Connecticut (04/07)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe commissioned a study to determine the impact of the new establishments on their facilities.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Connecticut tribes defend gaming after swipe by non-Indian rival (04/02)
The top executive at MGM Resorts International ridiculed the tribes for proposing to build a 'box of slots' near the Massachusetts border.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Connecticut tribes face challenges to gaming empire (03/31)
Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun are not standing pat; they have joined forces to propose several casinos, placed strategically around Connecticut to thwart the results of encroachment.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmakers move fast on bill for new tribal casinos (03/20)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are joining forces to counteract threats to their gaming empire.

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