Category Archives: Casino Talk

Southeastern Massachusetts Regional Casino Applications Released

Southeastern Massachusetts Regional Casino Applications Released   The Massachusetts Gaming Commission released the first application for commercial casino bidders in southeastern Massachusetts, where the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe had been hoping to become the sole casino operator. The tribe’s second bid at a compact, negotiated with Governor Deval Patrick, has been pending for weeks before the […]

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DeLeo Speaks Out on Jobs, Taxes, Health Care, Higher Ed

During his annual address to the House Speaker Robert DeLeo, who was not been shy about aggressively pushing to legalize gaming in Massachusetts, sought to assure his colleagues and critics that his focus on job creation extends beyond casinos. DeLeo told House members that he would look to find opportunities in the Commonwealth to create […]

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Attorney General Martha Coakley Names Designee to Massachusetts Gaming Commission

Attorney General Martha Coakley named her designee to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission before the allotted deadline of March 21. Gayle Cameron, a former detective assigned to the Casino Gaming Bureau in New Jersey, will join Governor Patrick’s appointed Chairman of the Commission, Stephen Crosby. Cameron held leadership roles during her 28 years with the New […]

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