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Jul 16, 2004, 01:00 ET CNIGA Unanimously Endorses Indian Gaming Fair-Share Revenue Act

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) has unanimously endorsed Proposition 70, a...


Mar 25, 2004, 00:00 ET Tribes Oppose Myers Nomination to 9th Circuit Court

WASHINGTON, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- CNIGA has joined a growing list of organizations across America opposed to the nomination of William G....


Mar 19, 2004, 00:00 ET California Nations Indian Gaming Association Meets with New Chair of State Gambling Control Commission

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) met for the first time yesterday with Burks...


Mar 09, 2004, 00:00 ET CNIGA Statement Regarding City County Relations

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Dozens of California Indian tribes have entered into legally binding agreements with surrounding...


Jan 09, 2004, 00:00 ET CNIGA Responds to Governor's Budget Proposal

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In the governor's State of the State address earlier this week, Gov. Schwarzenegger made a point of...


Jan 07, 2004, 00:00 ET CNIGA Congratulates Governor on Appointment

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association congratulates Governor Schwarzenegger for moving...


Jan 06, 2004, 00:00 ET Ninth Annual WIGC to Focus on Cutting Edge Issues Surrounding Tribal Government Gaming in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribal sovereignty, gaming regulations, inter-governmental cooperation and media coverage will be...


Jan 06, 2004, 00:00 ET Tribes Agree with Governor on Jobs

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Agreeing with Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger that increasing jobs should be the state's top priority,...


Dec 23, 2003, 00:00 ET U.S. 9th Circuit Court Upholds Constitution's Restricting Gaming to Indian Tribal Lands

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- California voters' approval of Proposition 1A in 2000, which restricting gaming to Indian tribal...


Nov 17, 2003, 00:00 ET Gallardo to Join CNIGA as Legislative Director

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris L. Gallardo, senior consultant with the Assembly Business and Professions Committee, has...


Nov 13, 2003, 00:00 ET California Tribal Government Gaming Regulatory Summit

WHAT: Tribal, state and national regulators charged with overseeing the conduct of tribal government gaming in California will converge...


Nov 12, 2003, 00:00 ET Tribal Gaming Regulators Converge in Sacramento for Summit

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribal, state and national regulators charged with overseeing the conduct of tribal government gaming...


Oct 29, 2003, 00:00 ET Disaster Fund Created for Tribes Devastated by Fires

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- A disaster relief fund has been established for California tribes and tribal members victimized by...


Oct 16, 2003, 01:00 ET 'Tumbling Dice' - Problem Gambling Conference Concludes Friday in Temecula

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- California intends to operate the nation's leading program for the education and treatment of problem...


Oct 14, 2003, 01:00 ET 'Tumbling Dice' - 'I couldn't see any light at the end of the tunnel. I wanted to die.'

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The daily, 1 1/2-hour drives to Atlantic City casinos often left John heading for home at 4 a.m.,...


Oct 13, 2003, 01:00 ET 'Tumbling Dice'

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- While the vast majority of people safely enjoy gambling as a form of entertainment, there are those...


Oct 10, 2003, 01:00 ET 'Tumbling Dice' - Problem Gambling Conferences Begin Monday at State Capitol

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- While the vast majority of people safely enjoy gambling as a form of entertainment, there are those...


Oct 06, 2003, 01:00 ET 'Tumbling Dice' - Youth Gambling Researchers and Victims Discuss Addiction Oct. 13 at State Capitol Building

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's leading experts in the field of gambling addiction among teen-agers and young adults will...


Sep 24, 2003, 01:00 ET 'Tumbling Dice:' Macarro, Satre to Keynote Tribal Problem Gambling Conference Luncheon

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Macarro, tribal chairman of the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians, and Philip Satre, chairman...


Sep 24, 2003, 01:00 ET Tribal Leaders Available for Comment Following Gubernatorial Debate

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders of the California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) will be available for comment...