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Filed Under: Business Deals | Connecticut
Donald Trump supported then opposed casino in Connecticut (08/21)
The Republican presidential candidate who once said tribes in the state 'don't look like Indians to me' ended up with a sweet deal at the end of the saga.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see ups and downs with slot machine wins (08/14)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a slight increase from the year prior while the Mohegan Tribe saw a drop.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Column: Donald Trump's first big slur came at tribe's expense (08/10)
With Donald Trump making headlines for insulting Mexicans, prisoners of war and now women, it's worth noting that he sharpened his teeth in the politics of insensitive putdowns more than 20 years ago in a Connecticut dispute.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Column: Another tribal casino in Connecticut is a 'no-brainer' (08/07)
It's not really an expansion of Connecticut's gambling, which is now provided by two of the largest casinos in the world.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation | Litigation
Connecticut sued over law that paves way for new tribal casino (08/05)
MGM Resorts International contends the two-step process for the new facility is unconstitutional because only tribes can solicit bids.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings | Opinion
Editorial: Something's gotta give in New England casino race (08/03)
It seems doubtful that the region’s gambling dollar will stretch to cover all of these venues.

Filed Under: California | Connecticut | New York | Public Relations
Donald Trump not shy with invoking race when it comes to tribes (07/31)
The casino mogul once accused the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut of not being Indians.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Regulation
Non-Indian firm drops out of casino race in Massachusetts (07/23)
K.G. Urban Enterprises was unable to secure financing for a $650 million facility that was to have been managed by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation from neighboring Connecticut.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Legislation | Openings and Closings
Connecticut tribes hope to debut casino ahead of nearby rival (07/17)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe believe they can open a third gaming facility as early as the end of 2016.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Non-Indian gaming company lashes out at Connecticut tribes (07/16)
MGM Resorts says it will do whatever it takes to stop the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe from opening a new casino.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report increase in slot machine winnings (07/15)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a 2.4 percent rise while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 3.1 percent rise.

Filed Under: Connecticut | New York | Regulation
Connecticut tribes pay out nearly 92 percent put into slot machines (07/07)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation pays out 91.85 percent while the Mohegan Tribe pays out 91.71 percent.

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.

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