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

Encore Boston Harbor rising to the challenge

By , Globe Staff

The on-time completion of the $2.5 billion casino is starting to look like a sure bet.

Lawyer for Globe editor calls statements false

By , Globe Staff

Top Globe managers told the newspaper’s staff in an internal memo on Wednesday that they are investigating claims by a former employee that the editor sent an inappropriate text.

Globe investigating allegation top editor sent inappropriate text

By , Globe Staff

Editor Brian McGrory said he did not recall the exchange but has told the Globe’s owners that they should try to retrieve the text by whatever means possible.

In demand: Civil rights legend John Lewis headlines Harvard and BU commencements

By Mark Arsenault and Margeaux Sippell , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

A civil rights trailblazer and longtime congressman, John Lewis needs no introduction. But he’ll receive two within a week at Boston commencement ceremonies.