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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...


Jul 15, 2003, 01:00 ET California Gaming Tribes Sharing Revenues With Non-Gaming Tribes And Reaching Out to Problem Gamblers

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Legislation to backfill a tribal government fund established so non-gaming tribes receive a...


Jul 08, 2003, 01:00 ET California Nations Indian Gaming Association Chairwoman to Give Testimony Before Senate Committee

WASHINGTON, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Revenue sharing provisions of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act will be the subject of testimony Wednesday...


Jun 17, 2003, 01:00 ET California Tribal Employment Continues to Soar as Job Growth For the Rest of the State Lags

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribal governments continue to far outpace all other California private and public sector employers...


Mar 31, 2003, 00:00 ET Tribal Governments Lead California in Job Growth

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribal government economies have for three years led the state in job growth, with employment...


Mar 28, 2003, 00:00 ET California Tribes Top Other States in Wages, Benefits, UNLV Study Shows

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees at California tribal government gaming operations earn substantially higher wages and...


Mar 12, 2003, 00:00 ET Tribal Government Contributions to Problem Gambling Prevention Highlighted This Week

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The contribution tribal governments have made in the education, prevention and treatment of problem...


Jan 22, 2003, 00:00 ET State Legislators at WIGC Lash Out at Davis' Proposal to Balance the Budget On the Backs of Indians

TEMECULA, Calif., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Several prominent state lawmakers voiced support Wednesday for the economic contributions being made...


Jan 13, 2003, 00:00 ET Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission to Speak at the Western Indian Gaming Conference

TEMECULA, Calif., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The new chairman of the federal agency that regulates American Indian gaming will be a featured...


Jan 08, 2003, 00:00 ET Senator Jim Battin Calls for Eliminating Cap on Machines in Tribal-State Compacts to Stimulate Economy and Help Do Away With Budget Deficit

TEMECULA, Calif., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- A prominent California legislator believes eliminating the cap on the number of slot machines tribal...


Jan 03, 2003, 00:00 ET Prominent State Legislators to Speak at CNIGA Conference

TEMECULA, Calif., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Several prominent state legislators will be participating as speakers and panelists at the 8th Annual...


Dec 19, 2002, 00:00 ET Thoroughbred Owners of California Say Gambling Expansion Is Their Top Legislative Priority; Tribal Leaders Say This Would Be a Violation of Public Policy

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Efforts by California's thoroughbred racing industry to legalize slot machines at state racetracks,...


Dec 18, 2002, 00:00 ET Tribal Government Employment Continues to Soar

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribal government employment in California for the year ending in November rose 12.2 percent over...


Dec 13, 2002, 00:00 ET California Nations Indian Gaming Association: TIME Misses the Point of Tribal Government Gaming

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent issue of TIME magazine contains a misleading and inaccurate profile of tribal government...


Dec 11, 2002, 00:00 ET State Legislators Urge 'Vigorous' Investigation Into State Gambling Regulatory Agency Responsible for Distributing Tribal Gaming Funds; Lawmakers Cite CGCC as 'Exceeding Its Reach'

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- A demand by California tribal governments for a legislative audit and investigation into the...


Dec 06, 2002, 00:00 ET Andreas, Miranda Take Office With State's Largest Tribal Governmental Association

ALPINE, Calif., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Mary Ann Martin Andreas, a member of the tribal council for the Morongo Band of Mission Indians in...


Nov 13, 2002, 00:00 ET Gaming Symposium Excludes Tribal Governments; Tribal Leaders Cite Anti-Indian Agenda; Key Legislator Calls for Inclusive Process

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- An upcoming symposium on gaming slated in Sacramento for Thursday is deliberately excluding tribal...