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

As clergy abuse summit begins, survivors say Vatican must act

By , Globe Staff

Bishops and Catholic leaders from around the world, including Cardinal Sean O’Malley, archbishop of Boston, are meeting in Rome for the three-day summit.

FBI file for Cardinal Law reveals several death threats

By , Globe Staff

Before he resigned in disgrace, the Boston archbishop was held in such high esteem by President George H.W. Bush that he was vetted for a possible presidential appointment.

Once routine, invitations to White House now a political minefield

By , Globe Staff

An anti-Trump backlash has turned the traditional — and traditionally harmless and hokey — White House victory celebration into the new third rail of sports.

An estimated 1.5 million jubilant fans show Patriots pride at parade

By , Globe Staff

Players and their families rode duck boats, waved to revelers, and basked in the glow of the franchise’s sixth title.