Another initiative to land casinos in Flint and six other spots throughout the state has sprung new hope into an idea that never quite got off the ground. Past attempts to land a casino in Flint have failed, most recently in 2008 when a U.S. House Committee approved a possible Indian casino in the city, but that notion fell flat after the House of Representatives voted against the idea.
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