Capitol Report: It’s MGM vs the Tribes

Capitol Report

(WTNH) — Place your bets if you think Tribal Winds Casino will ever become reality!

The East Windsor Project is a joint venture by the Mashantucket and Mohegan tribes. The goal is to siphon off some the business going to MGM Springfield just 14 miles to the north.

MGM is now suing the US Department of Interior claiming approval for the tribes was okayed without any bidding process, giving the tribes a monopoly on gaming in Connecticut.

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