Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Gets Go-Ahead To Pursue Mass. CasinoThe Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has gotten a green light to pursue a casino in Massachusetts after the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs opted to take no action to block a revised casino compact with the state.
Massachusetts Signs New Casino Deal With Mashpee Wampanoag TribeGov. Deval Patrick is calling for swift ratification by the Legislature of a revised casino compact with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe that would provide the state with 17 percent of gambling revenues from a proposed tribal casino in Taunton.
Local Tribe Holding Weekend Elections The Mashpee Wampanoags are holding an election this weekend to select two new members of the tribal council.