As casinos struggle, tribes seek more federal aid

By jvolstad   Follow   Sun, 24 Mar 2013, 9:17am PDT   268 views   2 comments   Watch (0)   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like   Dislike

In this Nov. 11, 2010 photo, buildings of the Foxwoods Resorts Casino rise over the landscape in Ledyard, Conn. As a gaming slump squeezes profits at the casino, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, which owns the enterprise, has received more assistance in the form of U.S. government grants. Documents obtained by The Associated Press through the Freedom of Information Act show that federal money provided annually for the five years ending in 2012 has risen to more than $4.5 million.

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Tenpoundbass   befriend (1)   ignore (27)   Mon, 25 Mar 2013, 12:10am PDT   Share   Quote   Like (1)   Dislike (1)     Comment 1

They should ask Elizabeth Warren, I think she was from the Fuquawi tribe.

The Original Bankster   befriend (0)   ignore (13)   Mon, 25 Mar 2013, 2:01am PDT   Share   Quote   Like   Dislike     Comment 2

I thought she was from the Sofa King We Todd Ed tribe?

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