Feds sign off on sports betting, online gaming compact in Connecticut

Sep 9, 2021

The federal government has signed off on plans for sports betting and online gaming in Connecticut, the governor confirmed in a tweet Thursday afternoon.

Gov. Ned Lamont said the US Bureau of Indian Affairs informed him they have given final approval to the revisions to the gaming compacts between the state, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe and the Mohegan Tribe.

Source: NBC Connecticut