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Graton Rancheria gaming opponents lobby state lawmakers

Opponents of the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria say a new poll shows opposition to the northern California tribe's casino.

Stop the Casino 101 says 68 percent of Sonoma County oppose the casino. The group conducted poll in hopes of swaying lawmakers who will consider the tribe's compact this week.

The Senate Governmental Organization Committee is holding an information hearing at 9:30am on the compact. An audio feed is available on the committee's site.

The Assembly Governmental Organization Committee holds an informational hearing tomorrow at 1:30pm. Audio will be available on the committee's site.

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