Letter raises legal issues for new tribal casinos in Connecticut (April 16, 2015)
Attorney General George Jepsen highlighted two major concerns as lawmakers consider a bill to authorize as many as three casinos for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.
Press Release: Sen. Tester on Senate confirmation of Jonodev Chaudhuri as NIGC Chairman (April 16, 2015)
Senator Jon Tester, Vice-Chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, today applauded the Senate confirmation of Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri to be Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.
Press Release: Sen. Barrasso on Senate confirmation of Jonodev Chaudhuri as NIGC Chairman (April 16, 2015)
Senator John Barrasso Chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, praised the Senate’s approval of nominee Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri to serve as the Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.
Senate set for final vote on NIGC nominee Jonodev Chaudhuri (April 16, 2015)
The agency that oversees the $28 billion tribal gaming industry has been without a confirmed leader since September 2013.
Colville Tribes plan ceremonial debut of $68M casino next month (April 16, 2015)
The official opening of the 12 Tribes Resort and Casino will take place sometime this summer.
Quapaw Tribe faces opposition over possible casino in Arkansas (April 16, 2015)
Some local officials want the tribe to state that it won't use the land in Little Rock for gaming but that wouldn't necessarily bar a casino in the future.
Rincon Band contributes $9.5M to highway projects near casino (April 16, 2015)
The tribe debuted a $160 million casino expansion a year ago that has generated additional traffic.
Mohegan Tribe went to South Korea to discuss potential casino (April 16, 2015)
Chairman Kevin Brown led a small delegation to the East Asian nation but a deal hasn't been finalized, a gaming executive said.