Another hearing scheduled on Little River Band casino plan (May 31, 2010)

The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians plans to spend $100 million to build an off-reservation casino in Michigan. The casino will feature 1,700 slot machines, 30 table games and a hotel with up to 260 rooms. The project will...

Opinion: Mississippi Choctaw casino will hurt the community (May 31, 2010)

"Today, gaming plays a significant role in Mississippi’s economy. Non-tribal casinos pay roughly 12 percent of their gaming revenue as a tax (an eight percent State tax of $172 million and an additional $141 million to local governments in 2009)....

Navajo Nation casino reports biggest net win in first quarter (May 31, 2010)

The Navajo Nation reported a net win of $11.7 million in the first quarter of 2010, the biggest in the history of the Fire Rock Navajo Casino in New Mexico. Last year, the casino reported a net win of more...

NIGC nominee gets warm welcome at confirmation hearing (May 31, 2010)

The Senate Indian Affairs Committee held a confirmation hearing last Wednesday for Tracie Stevens to be chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission. Stevens, a member of the Tulalip Tribes of Washington, has extensive experience in Indian gaming issues....