Oneida Nation's casino workers benefit from $5M in bonuses (November 21, 2011)

The Oneida Nation of New York is handing out $5 million in bonuses to its 4,500 employees. The majority of bonuses will go to employees of the Turning Stone Casino & Resort. The tribe is the largest employer in Oneida...

Robert Smith: Address tribal concerns about Internet gaming (November 21, 2011)

"California is the home to 107 federally recognized Indian tribes, and the authorization of intrastate online gaming is a policy issue that has generated some disagreement among some of us in Indian country. But the disagreement is not about the...

United Keetoowah Band requests trust status for gaming site (November 21, 2011)

The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians of Oklahoma has submitted a land-into-trust application for its gaming site in Tahlequah. The tribe operates the Keetoowah Cherokee Casino on about two acres. The site is within the former Cherokee Reservation but...

Editorial: Expansion of non-Indian gaming won't help Florida (November 21, 2011)

"Backers of the bill to allow "destination resort" casinos claim that allowing more gambling in Florida would mean less gambling in Florida. No, it won't. Common sense says it won't. History definitely says it won't. From the lottery, which voters...

Column: Support Mohegan Tribe casino bid in Massachusetts (November 21, 2011)

"We should all be rooting for the Mohegan Sun to win one of the three Massachusetts casino licenses that appear to be soon in the offing. Isn't it better that the Mohegans win the license for a western Massachusetts casino,...

Editorial: Fort Sill Apache Tribe deserves a chance at casino (November 21, 2011)

"The stretch of Interstate-10 between Las Cruces and Deming is not what we would call picturesque. But while most zip past the restaurant and smoke shop near Akela and see a lonely building in the middle of nowhere, Jeff Haozous...