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Tribes serve DNC breakfast and a case for casino expansion

Rodney Butler, tribal chairman of the Mashantucket Pequots, and Kathy Regan-Pyne, a member of the Mohegan Tribal Council, are seated with former senator Chris Dodd and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. Standing at left are Sens. Jon Tester and Chris Murphy. The tribal officials sponsired a breakfast for the Connecticut delegations and sought help in blocking federal legislation that would bar the tribes from establishing a casino off their reservations. Read the story here.

PHILADELPHIA — Sen. Jon Tester, D-Montana had two reasons for being the featured speaker Tuesday at a Democratic National Convention breakfast sponsored by the owners of Connecticut’s two tribal casinos: He can help them in their fight with MGM Resorts International, and they can help him raise money to take back the Senate. Continue Reading →

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Merrill to Schaghticokes: Our goof doesn’t get you a casino

A craps table in the Casino of the Earth at Mohegan Sun.

Secretary of the State Denise Merrill formally notified the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation on Wednesday that her office’s mistaken acceptance of a business filing last month does not confer any right to develop a casino in Connecticut. Continue Reading →

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