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Hold ’Em or Fold ’Em Question for Massachusetts Casino Hopefuls
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission is vetting applications for three Class III casino-resorts in the state, one each in Region A (Eastern Massachusetts), Region B (Western Massach...
Wampanoag to Appear in Plymouth Thanksgiving Parade for First Time
For the first time ever, members of the Wampanoag Tribe will participate in the annual America’s Hometown Thanksgiving Parade in Plymouth, Massachusetts...
Mashpee-Governor Sign Revised Tribal-State Compact
Gale Courey Toensing
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe and the governor of Massachusetts signed a revised tribal-state gaming compact on November 15, one of the last few steps before the tribe can begin work...
Another Milestone for Mashpee's Proposed $500 Million Casino: Massachusetts Senate Approves Compact
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s proposed $500 million Project First Light destination resort casino is closer to being realized...
Two Connecticut Tribes Closer to Building Casinos in Massachusetts
September has been a terrific month for the two Connecticut tribes vying for casino-resort licenses in Massachusetts. And it's a good thing...
Mashpee’s Gaming Compact Moves to Full Legislature Vote
Gale Courey Toensing
A joint committee of the Massachusetts legislature gave the green light to the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s revised tribal-state gaming compact, bringing the tribe’s proposed $500 mil...
Interior Aims for Transparency in State-Tribal Casino Compact Process
When Kevin Washburn, Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs at the Department of the Interior, last fall rejected a negotiated compact between the state of Massachusetts and the Ma...
Massachusetts Casino Opponents Ramp Up Carcieri Attack
Opponents of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe's proposed resort casino in Taunton, Massachusetts, have latched onto the Supreme Court's 2009 Carcieri decision as a means of derailing th...
Debunking Lincoln, the 'Great Emancipator'
“Tell some historians that ‘Lincoln freed the slaves’ and one can virtually see the smoke come out of their ears,” relates a story about abolitionists on CNN.com ...
Massachusetts Gaming Commission Vows to Speed Up Decision Process
As tribes make their case for a casino in Massachusetts, the state's gaming commission has agreed to issue licenses for two of the regions in February and March of 2014...
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