Dr. Clyde Barrow & the Proposed Bridgeport Casino

Attorney General George Jepsen has advised Connecticut legislators to test the market for opening Connecticut to commercial casinos. He seems to think it wouldn't jeopardize $260 million in slots revenue the state expects to collect this year under the exclusive deal with the tribal owners of Foxwoods Resort Casino and the Mohegan Sun. But this … Continue reading Dr. Clyde Barrow & the Proposed Bridgeport Casino

Connecticut Casino Expansion Intensifies

  To add a casino or not add a casino? - That is NOT the question. To add two casinos? - Now that's the question! To get the prequel for this post, click on the the post "Wynn, MGM, Bridgeport & MMCT - Questions Abound."   The battle at the border between MGM Springfield and the … Continue reading Connecticut Casino Expansion Intensifies

CT Should Try the “Massachusetts Model for Casino Expansion”

In a previous post, I suggested what was, at the time, a rediculous suggestion on casino expansion in CT.  It was based on how things eventually turned out in Massachusetts.  But it doesn’t seem so far fetched now.  Matter of fact, the latest CT legislature bill resembles my silly suggestion. Let's call it the “Massachusetts … Continue reading CT Should Try the “Massachusetts Model for Casino Expansion”