In a letter sent this week to Sec. of Interior Sally Jewell, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says that changing federal recognition rules for Indian tribes could lead to “additional mega-casinos” in Connecticut. Malloy was writing in response to news that the Bureau of Indian Affairs, which is part of Interior, is considering revisions to federal tribal recognition rules that could make it easier for tribes that have reservations in Connecticut.
Read the letter: