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(06/30)

The tribe is back in court in hopes of ensuring the controversial West Valley Resort opens later this year as planned.

(06/29)

The co-chair of the Congressional Native American Caucus is the first prominent Democrat to announce her backing for the bill.

(06/29)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are hoping to beat Massachusetts in the New England casino race.

(06/25)

Voters approved authorize keno, craps and roulette by a wide margin in November 2014.

(06/25)

Chief Brenda Commander said tribes are looking at their options in the wake of another defeat at the state capitol.

(06/23)

The Senate blocked LD 1446 on narrow voter after it cleared the House by a wide margin.

(06/23)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe warn of job and revenue losses unless Connecticut responds to growing competition.

(06/22)

Efforts to shield tribal casinos from the National Labor Relations Act are stirring passions on Capitol Hill.

(06/22)

The casino would be located in the northern part of the state and would require a county referendum.

(06/19)

The Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act restores parity to all sovereign governments across the United States.

(06/19)

The Plainridge Park Casino, with up to 1,500 slot machines, will open on June 24.

(06/18)

The Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act of 2014 protects the tribe's gaming facility from litigation.

(06/17)

Tribal leaders call on Congress to resolve uncertainty created by the National Labor Relations Board.

(06/15)

The bill to prevent the National Labor Relations Board from exercising jurisdiction in Indian Country is gaining steam on Capitol Hill.

(06/15)

What is becoming clear is that nothing is settled, and this issue is likely headed for the Supreme Court or a possible legislative 'fix.'

(06/15)

The lawmaker sponsored two key laws that have given rise to a controversial casino in the Phoenix, Arizona, area.

(06/12)

Tribal lawmakers believe the West Valley Resort under construction near Phoenix poses a risk to the Twin Arrows Navajo Casino outside of Flagstaff.

(06/12)

The National Labor Relations Board declined to assert jurisdiction over the WinStar World Casino and Resort due to the tribe's treaty rights.

(06/11)

Union members gathered on Capitol Hill in protest of the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act.

(06/10)

The decision comes as the Senate Indian Affairs Committee takes up a bill to shield tribal casinos from federal labor law.

(06/10)

The tribe opened the Yellow Brick Road Casino last week to large crowds and now Madison County wants some of the action.

(06/09)

S.248, the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act, will be considered by the Senate Indian Affairs Committee.

(06/09)

An executive at Foxwoods Resort Casino said business has been improving as non-gaming options expand.

(06/08)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope to prevent job and revenue losses as gaming options expand in New England.

(06/05)

The National Labor Relations Board cited the tribe's treaties in declining to assert jurisdiction over the WinStar World Casino and Resort.

(06/04)

A Florida appeals court's ruling to allow slot machines at a tiny barrel-racing track in rural Gadsden County could send huge shockwaves through Florida's gambling landscape.

(06/04)

Non-Indian racetracks have installed about 250 instant racing machines that have been the subject of considerable debate in the state.

(05/29)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe believe another casino will help address competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

(05/28)

The legislative session ends on June 3 so time is running out on the bill that tribes say will protect jobs and the economy.

(05/28)

Ed Manuel, a former chairman, ousted Ned Norris Jr., who pushed hard for the controversial casino during his two terms in office.

(05/27)

Some state lawmakers aren't excited about a tribal casino joining riverboat and land-based casinos.

(05/27)

Internet poker was on the agenda at the California Gaming 2015 conference, hosted by Capitol Weekly.

(05/21)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope the new casino will help address competition in neighboring Massachusetts.

(05/20)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are urging support for the new version of the gaming measure.

(05/19)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are looking to head off competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

(05/15)

The Plainridge Park Casino will offer slot machines and electronic table games less than 20 miles from the tribe's casino site.

(05/15)

Rival tribes are spending millions of dollars in hopes of stopping the Tohono O'odham Nation from opening a new casino in the Phoenix area.

(05/14)

Chairman John Warren said the new law, which went into effect without the governor's signature, violates the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.

(05/13)

Lawmakers are considering a bill to authorize Class III games at racetracks.

(05/13)

From 2004 to 2006, Washington was transfixed by the revelations that several Indian tribes had paid exorbitant fees to then-uber lobbyist Jack Abramoff to stop other tribes from opening casinos.

(05/08)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe want to open as many as three 'satellite' casinos around the state.

(05/07)

The tribe has offered $250 million up front to the state in exchange for some form of exclusivity for Class III games.

(05/06)

Republican leaders in the state are offering competing and somewhat confusing proposals to authorize gaming in the state.

(05/05)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are seeking legislative approval for as many as three additional casinos.

(05/05)

The Indian Wars still rage in Washington, fueled by the largest lobbying contracts the city has to offer.

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