Mark Arsenault

Mark Arsenault covers casino development and gambling issues for The Boston Globe. He joined the newspaper in 2010 in the Washington, D.C., bureau, where he covered national politics and the U.S. Congress. He has worked at newspapers in New England since 1989, including 10 years at The Providence Journal.

Latest stories

Should Plainridge Park casino be allowed to have table games?

By , Globe Staff

Officials in four towns are calling for an expansion of Plainridge Park Casino, the state’s only slot parlor, to keep pace with its Rhode Island rivals.

Casino gambling has not increased Mass. social ills, study finds

By , Globe Staff

The report examined the effects of Plainridge Park Casino, a slots parlor in Plainville that opened in 2015.

Nevada judge temporarily blocks release of Mass. Gaming Commission report on Wynn

By Danny McDonald and , Globe Staff

The panel investigated accusations of sexual misconduct against former casino executive Steve Wynn.

Steve Wynn sues Wynn Resorts, Mass. Gaming Commission

By , Globe Staff

Billionaire Steve Wynn is alleging that the commission is using privileged documents wrongly provided by Wynn Resorts in the investigation of sexual misconduct claims against him.