CT Casinos Post Higher Bets, Slot Revenue Slot machine bets and revenue increased at Connecticut's two tribal casinos in June, showing unusual strength in a long decline.
Casino Bill Passes State House
Senate Passes Revised Casino Bill Connecticut senators have voted to create a two-step process for opening a new tribal casino to help blunt out-of-state gambling competition.
Mohegan Official Admits Casinos Competing With Themselves The president of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority says a joint casino venture proposed with rival Foxwoods Resort Casino will likely take business from the two southeast Connecticut casinos, but it's preferable to losing business to Massachusetts.
Mohegan Sun Casinos Report 2nd Quarter Profits Boost
Mohegan Sun Discusses Possible South Korea Expansion
Tribal Chairs Voice Support For Keno Bill
Supporters Say Expanded Gaming Would Add Jobshe leaders of Connecticut's two federally recognized Indian tribes made a united pitch Tuesday to open at least one, jointly-owned casino, warning lawmakers the state could lose 18,000 jobs once a casino in neighboring Springfield, Massachusetts opens in 21/2 years.
Lawmakers, Tribes Voice Support For New CasinosA coalition of Connecticut legislators, the state's two federally recognized Indian tribes and union leaders are backing a bill that would allow up to three new, smaller casinos to help combat gambling competition in neighboring states.
Report: Casino Revenue Up
Boston Reaches $300 Million Deal With MoheganMayor Martin Walsh and Mohegan Sun announced a deal Thursday that would provide the city with at least $300 million in investments over 15 years if the casino company wins a state gambling license. The American Indian tribe-owned company proposes a $1.3 billion resort casino at the Suffolk Downs horse racing track in the neighboring city of Revere.
Massachusetts Crowd Hears Casino PitchAn overflow crowd packed the Boston convention center on Wednesday to hear Mohegan Sun and Wynn Resorts make high-powered pitches to the state commission that is expected to decide later this year which firm wins the coveted resort casino license for the greater Boston region.