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Connecticut Casino Gets Approval Despite MGM Push Back

Connecticut Casino Gets Approval Despite MGM Push Back

MGM Resorts International has been contesting a joint Connecticut casino project. The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes have been embroiled in a legal battle in a push to get the casino in East Windsor off the ground. It is suggested that MGM has opposed the project on grounds that the new casino will be roughly […]

Connecticut Gets Final Approval For Third Casino

Connecticut Governor Approves Third Casino

The proposed third casino in Connecticut has been a contentious issue for some time now. However, that is all in the past now, as the Governor, Dannel Malloy, has officially signed Public Act 17-89, which permits the construction of a new casino on non-tribal land. Connecticut Governor Officially Sanctions New Casino This new act officially […]

Connecticut Gives Green Light for Third Casino

Connecticut gives green light to third casino

Connecticut looks like it is all set to get its third land-based casino after the state’s House of Representatives approved the bill. The vote on the bill took place in the early hours of the morning, on Wednesday the 07 June 2017. This bill will allow for the construction of a third casino in the […]

Proposed Third Connecticut Casino Won’t Harm Deal with State

Connecticut third casino won't harm deal with state

An official from the US Department of the Interior recently recommitted to a statement made in 2016, saying that a third casino built in Connecticut would not have any impact on the revenue sharing agreement with the state’s two officially recognized tribes that currently run the casinos. Third Connecticut Casino a Possibility Currently, there are […]

Connecticut Casinos Continue to Struggle

Connecticut Casinos revenue struggles USA

Times have been tough for casinos located within the state of Connecticut and, unfortunately, it doesn’t look like that is going to change anytime soon. Connecticut casinos have had to suffer through nine years of shrinking year-on-year business, and this hasn’t been helped by neighboring states expanding their gambling operations. Connecticut Casinos experience big drop […]