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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...

Sep 23, 2003, 01:00 ET

Schwarzenegger Far Off the Mark on Tribal Governments

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribal casinos are government enterprises, similar to state lotteries, municipal and county airports...

Sep 12, 2003, 01:00 ET

'Tumbling Dice' - Teen-Age Gambling Generates Concern

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Gambling addiction among the nation's young people will be a major topic of discussion during...

Sep 08, 2003, 01:00 ET

Experts Join Tribal and State Officials in Gambling Addiction Awareness Campaign

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Top authorities on gambling addiction in America will join tribal leaders and state officials Oct....

Aug 27, 2003, 01:00 ET

State to Audit Gaming Regulatory Agency's Management of Tribal Revenue Sharing Fund

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Joint Legislative Audit Committee of the state Legislature on Tuesday voted unanimously to seek...

Aug 27, 2003, 01:00 ET

CNIGA to Host Candidates for Governor in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association at its regular monthly meeting will host three...

Aug 13, 2003, 01:00 ET

CNIGA Responds to Torres Martinez Compact

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) is pleased that the Governor is negotiating...

Aug 12, 2003, 01:00 ET

Growth in Tribal Employment Nears 20 Percent

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- California tribal government employment grew by 17.8 percent for the year ending July 2003, far...

Jul 30, 2003, 01:00 ET

Thoroughbred Owners of California to Seek Expanded Gaming

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Efforts by California's thoroughbred racing industry to expand gaming at state racetracks, if...

Jul 25, 2003, 01:00 ET

Tribes 'Outraged' at Governor Davis Refusal To Sign '99 Tribal-State Gaming Compacts

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 25 /PRNewswire/ -- California tribal leaders are outraged at Gov. Gray Davis' refusal to sign tribal-state gaming...

Jul 15, 2003, 01:00 ET

Tribal Government Job Growth Hits 14.8%, Topping All Other California Private and Public Sector Employers

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribal governments continue to rank above all other California private and public sector employers in...

Jul 15, 2003, 01:00 ET

California Tribes 'Outraged' at Rhode Island State Police Treatment of Narragansett Tribal Chief

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- California tribal leaders are outraged at the violent behavior Rhode Island State Police displayed...