House Committee Advances Mashpee Wampanoag Bill

MASHPEE – Legislation that would preserve the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s federal land in trust passed a key House committee on Wednesday. It’s a … [Read more...]

Wampanoag Tribal Council Rescinds Cromwell ‘No Confidence’ Vote

MASHPEE - The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Council has rescinded its recent vote of no-confidence in Chairman Cedric Cromwell. The council also voted … [Read more...]

Legislation Supporting Wampanoag Land in Trust Re-Filed in D.C.

MASHPEE – Legislation that would re-establish the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s reservation lands in Mashpee and Taunton is back before … [Read more...]

U.S. Senate Joins House in Filing Bill to Preserve Mashpee Wampanoag Land Into Trust

MASHPEE – Legislation has been filed in the U.S. Senate, similar to a bill filed in the House, that could stop the potential revocation of the Mashpee … [Read more...]

Federal Legislation Could Revive Mashpee Wampanoag Casino Plan

MASHPEE - Bi-partisan legislation filed in Congress this week could help revive the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s casino plan in Taunton and stop the … [Read more...]

Department of Interior to Examine Alternate Land Into Trust Analysis for Wampanoag; Casino Hopes Still Alive

MASHPEE – A move by the Department of the Interior to reject the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s request to withdraw its revised land into trust application … [Read more...]

Mashpee Tribe Withdraws Revised Land Into Trust Application; Will Pursue Legal Relief Instead

MASHPEE - The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has withdrawn its revised application for taking land into federal trust in Mashpee and Taunton, in what appears … [Read more...]

Report: State’s First Casino Hasn’t Hurt Lottery Revenues

BOSTON (AP) — A state-funded study says lottery sales haven't been hurt by the opening of Massachusetts' first casino in Plainville. Researchers at … [Read more...]

Mashpee Tribe Files Notice to Appeal Court Ruling in Effort to Restart Casino Plan

MASHPEE - The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe and the U.S. Department of Justice have filed a notice to appeal a federal district court ruling in an effort to … [Read more...]

Wynn to Start Work on $2 Billion Boston-Area Casino

EVERETT, Mass. (AP) — Wynn Resorts is starting construction on its $2 billion Boston-area casino after years of legal fights. The Las Vegas-based … [Read more...]



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