Connecticut considers allowing keno

Connecticut could be getting a new gambling game to help boost the state budget. Supporters say Keno, similar to Quick Draw in New York, would

It is part of the sate budget plan passed by the House.

It is part of the sate budget plan passed by the House. (6/3/13)

HARTFORD - Connecticut could be getting a new gambling game to help boost the state budget.

Supporters say Keno, similar to Quick Draw in New York, would bring in $28 million, while those opposed say the cost of the machines and supplies would cost the state too much money.

Lawmakers said if the budget does pass, Keno is not a done deal. They would have to speak with the tribal casinos that currently offer the game before moving forward.

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