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Aug 20, 2007, 01:00 ET

California Nations Indian Gaming Association Names Leon Acebedo Executive Director

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association announced today that the membership has...

Jun 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Extends Thanks and Congratulations to Tribal Gaming Commissions

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) would like to extend our thanks...

Jan 17, 2007, 00:00 ET

CNIGA Chairman Anthony Miranda Gives State of Tribal Nations Address at Western Indian Gaming Conference

TEMECULA, Calif., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A crowd of over six hundred comprised of tribal leaders and other assorted guests gathered at the...

Jan 03, 2007, 00:00 ET

California Nations Indian Gaming Association Presents 12th Annual Western Indian Gaming Conference (WIGC)

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) announces the 12th Annual Western Indian...

Oct 26, 2006, 01:00 ET

The California Nations Indian Gaming Association Donates $10,000 to the Families of Fallen Firefighters

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association announced today a contribution of $10,000 from the...

Aug 29, 2006, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Statement on Amended Tribal-State Compacts

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association takes no position on the terms of any compact and...

Jul 06, 2006, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Chairman Anthony Miranda Statement on Meeting With Gov. Schwarzenegger

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- "Member tribal governments of the California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) met with Gov....

Jun 15, 2006, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Announces Tribal Economic Summit

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) will hold a historic all-day economic...

May 31, 2006, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Finds Inaccuracies in Attorney General Press Release

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- A release issued today announcing a report on California gaming commissioned by the California...

May 11, 2006, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Executive Board Meets With Gov. Schwarzenegger

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Executive Board of the California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) is pleased to have...

Mar 28, 2006, 00:00 ET

Local Governments to Receive $20 Million From Indian Gaming Special Distribution Fund

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Schwarzenegger today signed Senate Bill 288, authored by Senators Jim Battin (R-La Quinta)...

Mar 16, 2006, 00:00 ET

Local Governments Closer to Receiving an Additional $20 Million From the Indian Gaming Special Distribution Fund

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The California State Senate yesterday approved Senate Bill 288, authored by Senators Jim Battin...

Jan 12, 2006, 00:00 ET

CNIGA Chair Urges New Efforts to Reduce Indian Poverty and Problem Gambling

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- New efforts to aid the thousands of California Indians who still live in abject poverty and a new...

Dec 20, 2005, 00:00 ET

Four Key California Legislators to Discuss Outlook for the 2006 Legislative Session at Gaming Conference

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- A panel of four key California legislators will discuss the outlook for the 2006 legislative session...

Dec 09, 2005, 00:00 ET

CNIGA Reelects Chairman, Elects New Treasurer

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association, the largest tribal organization in the state,...

Nov 17, 2005, 00:00 ET

California's Gaming Tribes Share More Than $200 Million With Other Tribes

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Checks, drawn from more than $200 million deposited by gaming tribes, were sent yesterday to...

Jul 12, 2005, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Member Tribes Disappointed by Governor's Budget Objections

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 10, 1999 sixty- one tribal governments signed compacts with the State of California...

Jul 07, 2005, 01:00 ET

California Nations Indian Gaming Association Names Ralph Simon, Jr. Executive Director

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association announced today that the membership has selected an...

Apr 26, 2005, 01:00 ET

Indian Gaming Jobs Surpass 50,000

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Job growth created by California Indian casinos and their tribal governments grew by nearly 14% for...

Jan 18, 2005, 00:00 ET

Legal Experts to Discuss Future of Tribal Government Gaming

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Three noted experts on tribal government gaming will discuss proposed changes that could dramatically...