Casino vote in ct
But opponents of the bill countered that the tribal casinos mean not only millions of dollars for the states coffers, but also thousands of jobs for Connecticut residents.
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Kevin Skulczyck, R-Griswold, and I think were doing it in a way that jeopardizes a longstanding relationship.Were excited about the next step, Clinton said, adding that legislators are realizing the potential of a new casino in the Bridgeport area, with the potential to tap one of the largest metropolitan centers in the world.Were continuing to tell the story about the New York market, Clinton said.We dont know what the judge would say, Conley said.The study measure rejected Friday would have required any developer submitting a proposal to build in several components that would have been beneficial to Connecticut, including: A minimum 500 million investment in a gaming facility that would employ at least 2,000 people.Foxwoods Resort Casino in southeastern Connecticut.The Mashantucket P"and Mohegan tribes issued a joint statement late Friday, saying the fiscal impact of the casinos including the various income, sales and other tax revenues they generate goes well beyond the video slot receipts.
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim quickly issued a statement after the vote praising the citys delegation.Battle moves to the Senate, keith.Federal officials still have not ruled on that application.Kevin Skulczyck, R-Griswold, this bill could change marguerite tour casino the state of Connecticut, said Rep.Connecticut expects to receive 274 million from the casinos this fiscal year through a 25-year-old agreement between the state and the tribes.Mohegan Sun, mohegan Sun.That approval was contingent on federal approval of changes the tribes sought to the compacts governing gaming between the state and the tribes.