Friday, March 31, 2023

Tag: Mashantucket Pequot tribe

Tribes win East Windsor battle as Connecticut casino war continues

ICR - East Windsor tribes win Connecticut
The proposal for a new tribal casino in Connecticut has received a boost ahead of the legislative session deadline as East Windsor residents, the proposed casino location, voted overwhelmingly in favour of the project.   With the end of the legislative session fast approaching, the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes have chalked up a considerable victory in the protracted battle for...

Connecticut casino bills set for state Senate showdown

Casino Review - Connecticut
A pair of rival casino bills have breezed through a Connecticut General Assembly committee, setting the stage for a showdown debate over the future of gambling in the state. Both bills relate to the ongoing discourse surrounding proposals for a third casino in the region.   The first bill would allow the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan Tribes, who currently operate a...

Foxwoods turns eyes south for new Biloxi venture

Biloxi Foxwoods
Frustrated by increased competition in New England, Foxwoods owner the Mashantucket Pequot tribe has announced plans for a new, joint-venture resort complex in Biloxi, Mississippi.   The owner of Connecticut’s Foxwoods casino complex, the Mashantucket Pequot Indian tribe, has announced that it will open a new casino on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in a bid to diversify its gaming assets. The tribe...