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

Brookline votes to oppose Olympic bid

By Ellen Ishkanian and , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff

The article puts Town Meeting on record against the bid and urges Brookline’s representatives to actively oppose it.

Olympic bid draws fire over funding omissions

By and , Globe Staff

The revelation that bid leaders proposed public funding for land and infrastructure costs for a stadium has inflamed critics.

Reports suggest Boston 2024 sought city’s help in funding bid

By , Globe Staff

Documents indicate the bid committee had proposed that Boston finance land acquisition and infrastructure costs at Widett Circle.

Boston Olympic group ‘heartened’ after IOC meeting

By , Globe Staff

The IOC is “very serious about making the Games sustainable,” said Steve Pagliuca, the new chairman of the Boston bid.