March 17, 2017
by Susan Bigelow | March 17, 2017 10:00am
This endless casino war between Springfield and Greater Hartford is being cast by supporters of an East Windsor casino as one state vying to keep jobs the other state is stealing, but it’s not that. It’s a single cohesive region of two million people gleefully shooting itself in the foot.
March 15, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 15, 2017 3:09pm
HARTFORD, CT — Members of the legislature’s Public Safety and Security Committee didn’t necessarily say how they felt about the two bills to expand casino gaming, but they forwarded them onto the House and Senate for more debate.
March 14, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 14, 2017 12:29am
March 13, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 13, 2017 4:17pm
HARTFORD, CT — In a much anticipated legal opinion, Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen, said Monday there is a legal and financial risk to granting Connecticut’s two federally-recognized tribes exclusivity to open up a third casino.
March 9, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 9, 2017 5:36pm
HARTFORD, CT — Lawmakers on the Public Safety and Security Committee struggled Thursday with figuring out what would happen if they expand casino gaming beyond the borders of the two federally recognized tribes’ reservations.
March 8, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 8, 2017 6:30am
HARTFORD, CT — As lawmakers and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy get closer to deciding how to move forward with a third casino run by two federally-recognized tribes, MGM Resorts International is putting on a full-court press to stop it.
March 3, 2017
by Christine Stuart | March 3, 2017 12:28pm
HARTFORD, CT — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is asking Attorney General George Jepsen to weigh in on the state’s legal position if it allows Connecticut’s two Native American tribes build a casino in East Windsor.
February 27, 2017
by Christine Stuart | February 27, 2017 1:01pm
February 23, 2017
by Christine Stuart | February 23, 2017 3:32pm
Connecticut’s two tribal casinos are looking for the legislature to give them the green light to build the state’s first commercial casino off tribal land.
February 15, 2017
by Christine Stuart | February 15, 2017 12:54pm
HARTFORD, CT—An East Hartford developer isn’t giving up on his push to convince state lawmakers that his East Hartford location is the best site for a third Connecticut casino.