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Seneca Nation slams governor of New York for repeatedly putting off gaming meetings
Compacts | Meetings | New York
Seneca Nation slams governor of New York for repeatedly putting off gaming meetings (August 23, 2017)
The Seneca Nation is firing back at the governor of New York for refusing to sit down and discuss gaming issues.

Governor of New York refuses to meet with Seneca Nation amid gaming dispute
Compacts | Litigation | New York
Governor of New York refuses to meet with Seneca Nation amid gaming dispute (August 21, 2017)
Tensions between the state of New York and the Seneca Nation are rising amid a revenue sharing dispute.

Column: New York governor bets big on commercial gaming
New York | Opinion
Column: New York governor bets big on commercial gaming (April 28, 2014)
With $22 million already in the state coffers, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is making a big bet on commercial gaming.

Seneca Nation sees opposition to off-reservation casino
Casino Stalker | New York
Seneca Nation sees opposition to off-reservation casino (March 24, 2014)
The Seneca Nation of New York is seeing more opposition to its proposed off-reservation casino.

New York governor hasn't discussed casino with Seneca Nation
Compacts | New York
New York governor hasn't discussed casino with Seneca Nation (February 21, 2014)
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said he hasn't discussed a casino with the Seneca Nation.

Seneca Nation seeing opposition to $150M casino proposal
Casino Stalker | New York
Seneca Nation seeing opposition to $150M casino proposal (January 31, 2014)
The Seneca Nation of New York is seeing local opposition to its plan for a $150 million casino.

USET backs Cayuga Nation's right to gaming on ancestral land
Litigation | New York
USET backs Cayuga Nation's right to gaming on ancestral land (November 11, 2013)
The United South and Eastern Tribes say the Cayuga Nation has a right to engage in gaming on its ancestral land in New York.

New York voters easily approve    non-Indian gaming  referendum
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New York voters easily approve non-Indian gaming referendum (November 6, 2013)
Voters in New York easily approved a referendum to expand non-Indian gaming.

Judge sends  Oneida Nation gaming lawsuit back to state court
Litigation | New York
Judge sends Oneida Nation gaming lawsuit back to state court (October 31, 2013)
A federal judge sent a lawsuit that challenges a gaming agreement with the Oneida Nation back to New York state court.

Opponents of New York gaming referendum lack big campaign
New York
Opponents of New York gaming referendum lack big campaign (October 22, 2013)
Opponents of a referendum to expand non-Indian gaming in New York are being outspent by supporters.

Shutdown delays Oneida Nation casino settlement in New York
New York | Opinion
Shutdown delays Oneida Nation casino settlement in New York (October 11, 2013)
The shutdown of the federal government has delayed resolution of a gaming and land settlement between the Oneida Nation and the state of New York.

Communities receive $34.5M in Seneca Nation gaming funds
Compacts | New York
Communities receive $34.5M in Seneca Nation gaming funds (October 8, 2013)
Communities in western New York received $34.5 million in gaming revenues thanks to the Seneca Nation.

New York  estimates  $430M   annually  from non-Indian casinos
Compacts | New York
New York estimates $430M annually from non-Indian casinos (October 3, 2013)
Four non-Indian casinos will generate $430 million a year, according to the New York State Division of the Budget.

NCPR: New York governor to campaign for casino referendum
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NCPR: New York governor to campaign for casino referendum (September 25, 2013)
Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) will campaign for a referendum that authorizes as many a seven non-Indian casinos.

New York non-Indian gaming referendum set in positive light
Compacts | New York
New York non-Indian gaming referendum set in positive light (September 12, 2013)
Government watchdogs and casino opponents in New York are questioning the way a non-Indian gaming referendum is being presented on the November ballot.

Towns go to court to fight    Oneida Nation's  gaming agreement
Litigation | New York
Towns go to court to fight Oneida Nation's gaming agreement (August 21, 2013)
Two towns in New York are challenging a gaming agreement between Oneida Nation and Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D).

Seneca Nation looking to develop third off-reservation casino
Casino Stalker | New York
Seneca Nation looking to develop third off-reservation casino (August 21, 2013)
The Seneca Nation is exploring plans for another off-reservation casino in New York.

Cayuga Nation goes to court   over    Oneida Nation gaming deal
Litigation | New York
Cayuga Nation goes to court over Oneida Nation gaming deal (August 12, 2013)
The Cayuga Nation was in court on Friday to dispute a gaming deal between the Oneida Nation and the state of New York.

Seneca Nation shares $349M in gaming revenues with state
Compacts | New York
Seneca Nation shares $349M in gaming revenues with state (August 2, 2013)
The Seneca Nation shared $349 million in gaming revenues with the state of New York, with three communities receiving big checks in long-awaited funds. The tribe withheld more than $550 million as part of a dispute over exclusivity provisions in...

Editorial: State must come to table for Cayuga Nation gaming
New York | Opinion
Editorial: State must come to table for Cayuga Nation gaming (July 31, 2013)
Newspaper calls on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) to resolve gaming issues with the Cayuga Nation: Shortly after the Oneidas' deal was announced, the Cayuga Indian Nation of New York began legal maneuvers to block the exclusivity provision, saying...

Seneca Nation to distribute overdue casino revenue payments
Compacts | New York
Seneca Nation to distribute overdue casino revenue payments (July 31, 2013)
The Seneca Nation will host New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) today to mark the end of a gaming revenue dispute.

St. Regis Mohawk Tribe sends gaming revenue to communities
Compacts | New York
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe sends gaming revenue to communities (July 31, 2013)
The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe is once again sharing gaming revenues with communities in New York.

Column: Gaming deals with  tribes in  New York  are far from final
New York | Opinion
Column: Gaming deals with tribes in New York are far from final (July 29, 2013)
Columnist provides update on gaming deals with the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe, the Oneida Nation and the Seneca Nation:

Judge considers arguments over Oneida Nation casino zone
Compacts | Litigation | New York
Judge considers arguments over Oneida Nation casino zone (July 25, 2013)
A federal judge will hold a hearing next month in a gaming dispute involving the Oneida Nation, the Cayuga Nation and the state of New York. The Oneida Nation and Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) reached an agreement in which the...

Opinion: Non-Indian gaming doesn't operate in the free market
New York | Opinion
Opinion: Non-Indian gaming doesn't operate in the free market (July 9, 2013)
Writer wonders whether expansion of non-Indian gaming will benefit communities in the Catskills: Last month, the New York State Legislature and Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo agreed on a deal to give the town a shot at one of the state’s...

Editorial:  New York governor pulls fast one on gaming measure
New York | Opinion
Editorial: New York governor pulls fast one on gaming measure (July 8, 2013)
Newspaper questions how Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) pushed through gaming bills at the last minute in the New York Legislature: Someday, students of Machiavellian political maneuvering will read about Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s push to legalize casino gambling in New York...

Session extended for vote on non-Indian gaming in New York
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Session extended for vote on non-Indian gaming in New York (June 21, 2013)
The New York Legislature extended its session an additional day in order to vote on a bill that puts a non-Indian gaming referendum on the November ballot. The proposal authorizes four casinos, including two in the Catskills region, according to...

Vote planned on expansion of non-Indian gaming in New York
New York
Vote planned on expansion of non-Indian gaming in New York (June 20, 2013)
Seneca Nation President Barry Snyder Sr. and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announce gaming agreement in Niagara Falls. June 13, 2013. Photo Governor's Office The New York Legislature is set to approve legislation that would put a non-Indian gaming...

Opinion: Reject 'corrupt' casino agreement with Oneida Nation
Compacts | New York | Opinion
Opinion: Reject 'corrupt' casino agreement with Oneida Nation (June 19, 2013)
State lawmaker calls for rejection of gaming and land agreement between the Oneida Nation and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D): Cuomo's deal would only entrench the injustice done to taxpayers of New York and empower the Casino Oneidas and...

Editorial: Seneca Nation got serious about ending gaming feud
Compacts | New York | Opinion
Editorial: Seneca Nation got serious about ending gaming feud (June 19, 2013)
Seneca Nation President Barry Snyder Sr. and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announce gaming agreement in Niagara Falls. June 13, 2013. Photo Governor's Office Why did it take the Seneca Nation and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) so...

New York governor faces deadline for non-Indian gaming bill
Compacts | Legislation | New York
New York governor faces deadline for non-Indian gaming bill (June 17, 2013)
Seneca Nation President Barry Snyder Sr. and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announce gaming agreement in Niagara Falls. June 13, 2013. Photo Governor's Office New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has until Thursday to push his non-Indian gaming...

Seneca Nation ends dispute over Class III gaming compact
Compacts | New York
Seneca Nation ends dispute over Class III gaming compact (June 14, 2013)
The Seneca Nation and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced a settlement to their Class III gaming compact dispute.

Cayuga Nation disputes Oneida Nation gaming deal in court
Compacts | Litigation | New York
Cayuga Nation disputes Oneida Nation gaming deal in court (June 13, 2013)
The Cayuga Nation went to court on Wednesday to challenge a gaming agreement between the Oneida Nation and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). Cuomo promised the Oneida Nation a 10-county region of exclusivity in the agreement. The Cayuga Nation's...

Seneca Nation reportedly near settlement in gaming dispute
Compacts | New York
Seneca Nation reportedly near settlement in gaming dispute (June 13, 2013)
The Seneca Nation is reportedly near a settlement over its Class III gaming compact. President Barry Snyder Sr. traveled to the state capitol on Wednesday to meet with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D), The Albany Times Union reported. At...

Mashantucket Tribe faces competition for   casino in Catskills
Connecticut | New York
Mashantucket Tribe faces competition for casino in Catskills (June 12, 2013)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut faces competition for a potential commercial casino in the Catskills. The tribe announced plans for a $500 million casino on a 500-acre site in Liberty. But at least three other groups -- including...

Opinion: New York tribes should pay taxes on casino revenue
New York | Opinion
Opinion: New York tribes should pay taxes on casino revenue (June 10, 2013)
Writer says St. Regis Mohawk Tribe and the Oneida Nation should be paying "taxes" on their gaming revenues: Why should the Oneida and Mohawk Indian tribes be rewarded with exclusive franchises as a result of their reluctance to pay taxes,...

WBFO: Non-Indian casino bid puts pressure on Seneca Nation
Compacts | Legislation | New York
WBFO: Non-Indian casino bid puts pressure on Seneca Nation (June 7, 2013)
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) puts pressure on Seneca Nation to resolve gaming dispute: After months of talking, Governor Cuomo has finally released his proposal for expanding casino gambling, with hundreds of pages of legal sections. The governor is...

New York governor proposes bill for three commercial casinos
Compacts | Legislation | New York
New York governor proposes bill for three commercial casinos (June 6, 2013)
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) introduced legislation to authorize three commercial casinos in the state. The bill opens Seneca Nation territory to non-Indian development. The Class III gaming compact guarantees exclusivity but the tribe is withholding about $600 million...

Seneca Nation presses state to honor exclusivity in casino pact
Compacts | New York
Seneca Nation presses state to honor exclusivity in casino pact (June 5, 2013)
Seneca Nation leaders went to the New York State Capitol on Tuesday to lobby lawmakers on gaming issues. The tribe is in arbitration with the state over exclusivity provisions in its Class III gaming compact. The talks aren't completed but...

Editorial: Put New York City in expansion of non-Indian gaming
New York | Opinion
Editorial: Put New York City in expansion of non-Indian gaming (June 5, 2013)
A casino for New York City: Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing for a constitutional amendment to "legalize" casino gambling by approving up to seven non-Indian casino licenses. His plan has passed the legislature once and must pass it again before...

Editorial: Governor moved too quickly on tribal gaming deals
New York | Opinion
Editorial: Governor moved too quickly on tribal gaming deals (May 30, 2013)
Newspaper questions gaming exclusivity deals negotiated by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) for the Oneida Nation and the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe: Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently pressured the leadership of the Oneida Indian Nation and the St. Regis-Mohawk Tribe...

St. Regis Mohawk Tribe holds onto $30M in gaming dispute
Compacts | New York
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe holds onto $30M in gaming dispute (May 28, 2013)
The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe is placing $30 million in gaming revenues in escrow as part of an agreement with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). The tribe agreed to pay $30 million right away to settle a dispute over...

Editorial: Unresolved issues in  Mohawk gaming agreement
Compacts | New York | Opinion
Editorial: Unresolved issues in Mohawk gaming agreement (May 27, 2013)
Newspaper says gaming agreement between St. Regis Mohawk Tribe and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) leaves some issues unresolved: The agreement announced Tuesday between New York state and the St. Regis Mohawk tribe over sharing revenue from its casino...

Governor says  Seneca Nation gaming talks going 'nowhere'
Compacts | New York
Governor says Seneca Nation gaming talks going 'nowhere' (May 24, 2013)
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said gaming talks with the Seneca Nation are going "nowhere." The tribe has withheld an estimated $600 million from the state due to a dispute over exclusivity provisions in the Class III gaming compact....

Cayuga Nation objects to Oneida Nation gaming exclusivity
Compacts | New York
Cayuga Nation objects to Oneida Nation gaming exclusivity (May 24, 2013)
The Cayuga Nation is objecting to a gaming agreement between Oneida Nation and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). Cuomo promised the Oneida Nation a 10-county region of exclusivity. The Cayuga Nation's land base falls within that region. "The Governor’s...

Editorial: Governor makes tribes 'pay their bills' on gaming
Compacts | New York | Opinion
Editorial: Governor makes tribes 'pay their bills' on gaming (May 24, 2013)
Newspaper praises New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) for making the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe and the Oneida Nation "pay their bills" with gaming agreements: Issues with New York’s tribes, including collection of taxes on cigarettes and payments on gaming...

Seneca Nation standing alone in gaming compact dispute
Compacts | New York
Seneca Nation standing alone in gaming compact dispute (May 23, 2013)
The Seneca Nation is standing alone in its Class III gaming compact dispute with the state of New York. The tribe has withheld an estimated $600 million in gaming revenues from the state due to a dispute over exclusivity provisions...

Ray Halbritter: Gaming  deal paves way to a  brighter future
New York | Opinion
Ray Halbritter: Gaming deal paves way to a brighter future (May 22, 2013)
Oneida Nation Representative Ray Halbritter on gaming deal with the state of New York: There is a sacred Native American proverb that says "We will be known forever by the tracks we leave." These are words that are particularly poignant...

Editorial: Seneca Nation  compact dispute needs resolution
Compacts | New York | Opinion
Editorial: Seneca Nation compact dispute needs resolution (May 22, 2013)
Newspaper calls on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) and the Seneca Nation to grow up and resolve their Class III gaming compact dispute: On the very day the Oneida deal was announced, Cuomo felt the need to twist the...

St. Regis Mohawk Tribe pays $30M to end  compact dispute
Compacts | New York
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe pays $30M to end compact dispute (May 22, 2013)
The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe agreed to pay $30 million to the state of New York to end a Class III gaming compact dispute. The tribe stopped sharing revenues in 2010 after accusing the state of violating exclusivity provisions in...

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