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Voters in Maine easily reject bid for new commercial casino after tribes objected
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Voters in Maine easily reject bid for new commercial casino after tribes objected (November 8, 2017)
The Passamaquoddy Tribe and the Penobscot Nation came out against the proposed casino while the Aroostook Band of Micmacs endorsed it.

Passamaquoddy Tribe and Penobscot Nation oppose bid for new Maine casino
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Passamaquoddy Tribe and Penobscot Nation oppose bid for new Maine casino (November 3, 2017)
Tribal nations are the opposite sides of ballot referendum that seeks to authorize a new casino in Maine. Voters go to the polls on November 7.

Aroostook Band of Micmacs backs ballot referendum for new casino in Maine
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Aroostook Band of Micmacs backs ballot referendum for new casino in Maine (October 13, 2017)
The Aroostook Band of Micmacs is endorsing a proposed casino in Maine after reaching an agreement with the project developers.

Maine lawmakers try to revive tribal gaming bills after setback
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Maine lawmakers try to revive tribal gaming bills after setback (March 21, 2014)
The Maine House is trying to revive three tribal gaming bills that were rejected in the Senate.

Tribes lose out as Maine Senate rejects six gaming measures
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Tribes lose out as Maine Senate rejects six gaming measures (March 20, 2014)
The Maine Senate effectively killed six gaming bills on Wednesday, including three that would have benefited tribes.

Maine House approves bills to help tribes with casino projects
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Maine House approves bills to help tribes with casino projects (March 7, 2014)
The Maine House approved three bills to help tribes with gaming projects.

MPBN: Maine tribes still looking for entry into gaming business
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MPBN: Maine tribes still looking for entry into gaming business (July 29, 2013)
Maine Public Broadcasting Network reports on the first meeting of the Commission to Develop a Competitive Bidding Process for the Operation of Additional Casinos or Slot Machines, where tribal leaders pushed for involvement in the gaming industry: Currently, there is...

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