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

Boston 2024 backs off public financing tool

By , Globe Staff

The group may propose public spending for infrastructure, but backed away from a tax financing plan it had not disclosed to the public.

Brookline votes to oppose Boston 2024’s bid to host Olympics

By Ellen Ishkanian and , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff

The vote may have little direct effect, but could be a symbolic blow at a critical time for the local bid committee.

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.