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National Indian Gaming Commission announces 2017 consultation scheduleFiled Under: NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission announces 2017 consultation schedule (November 22, 2016)
Uncertainty is in the air in Indian Country but consultation remains a vital part of the federal agency's efforts.

National Indian Gaming Commission refutes online gaming claimFiled Under: NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission refutes online gaming claim (October 21, 2016)
The federal agency has not approved online gaming or daily fantasy sports for any entity, Chairman Jonodev Chaudhuri said.

National Indian Gaming Commission reports strong growth in tribal industryFiled Under: California | Connecticut | NIGC | New York | Openings and Closings | Regulation
National Indian Gaming Commission reports strong growth in tribal industry (July 20, 2016)
Tribes took in $29.9 billion in 2015, a 5 percent increase, and every region of Indian Country saw growth.

National Indian Gaming Commission cites Seminole Nation againFiled Under: NIGC | Openings and Closings | Regulation
National Indian Gaming Commission cites Seminole Nation again (June 1, 2016)
The Oklahoma tribe was hit with yet another notice of violation, the latest in a string of enforcement actions that date to the late 1990s.

National Indian Gaming Commission selects first vice chair in yearsFiled Under: NIGC | Regulation
National Indian Gaming Commission selects first vice chair in years (May 4, 2016)
Kathryn Isom-Clause, a member of Taos Pueblo, was selected for the post by her colleagues.

National Indian Gaming Commission finally gets its third memberFiled Under: Federal Register | NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission finally gets its third member (March 15, 2016)
The agency that regulates the $28.5 billion tribal casino industry is operating with a full slate for the first time in more than three years.

National Indian Gaming Commission slated to get a third memberFiled Under: Federal Register | NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission slated to get a third member (February 8, 2016)
Kathryn Isom-Clause, an attorney and member of Taos Pueblo, has been appointed to join the agency that regulates tribal casinos.

National Indian Gaming Commission creates new rural positionFiled Under: NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission creates new rural position (November 9, 2015)
Susan Waukon, a member of the Ho-Chunk Nation, is the agency's first Rural Outreach Coordinator.

NIGC officially gets new member in Sequoyah SimermeyerFiled Under: NIGC
NIGC officially gets new member in Sequoyah Simermeyer (November 5, 2015)
E. Sequoyah Simermeyer is the new associate commissioner of the agency that regulates the $28.5 billion tribal casino industry.

Tribes in Texas win NIGC approval of Class II gaming ordinancesFiled Under: NIGC | Openings and Closings
Tribes in Texas win NIGC approval of Class II gaming ordinances (October 28, 2015)
More than 10 years after being forced to shut down its successful casino, the tribe plans to get back into the gaming business.

National Indian Gaming Commission finally sees another memberFiled Under: Federal Register | NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission finally sees another member (September 30, 2015)
Sequoyah Simermeyer, a Senate staffer who used to work at the Bureau of Indian Affairs, is due to join the agency that oversees the $28.5 billion tribal casino industry.

National Indian Gaming Commission unveils redesign of websiteFiled Under: NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission unveils redesign of website (September 29, 2015)
One of the biggest new features is a map of all tribal casinos in the United States.

National Indian Gaming Commission announces general counselFiled Under: NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission announces general counsel (September 7, 2015)
The position has seen an unusually high turnover rate since the Clinton administration and even went unfilled for the entirety of the Bush administration.

Tribal gaming industry sees modest growth to $28.5B in 2014Filed Under: California | NIGC | Openings and Closings | Regulation
Tribal gaming industry sees modest growth to $28.5B in 2014 (July 24, 2015)
Tribes in California and Oklahoma generated the largest gains as the industry enjoys a fifth consecutive year of growth.

Senate committee takes a look at regulation of tribal gamingFiled Under: Legislation | Regulation
Senate committee takes a look at regulation of tribal gaming (July 23, 2015)
A large crowd greeted the Senate Indian Affairs Committee for its first look into the $28 billion tribal gaming industry.

NIGC down to one member as leader faces Senate hearingFiled Under: NIGC | Regulation
NIGC down to one member as leader faces Senate hearing (July 22, 2015)
Chairman Jonodev Chaudhuri is the only member serving at the agency that regulates the $28 billion tribal casino industry.

Witness list for Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearingFiled Under: Legislation | NIGC | Regulation
Witness list for Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing (July 21, 2015)
Jonodev Chaudhuri is making his first Capitol Hill appearance since becoming chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.

GAO releases report into regulation of $28B tribal casino industryFiled Under: Compacts | NIGC | Regulation
GAO releases report into regulation of $28B tribal casino industry (June 3, 2015)
The report does not contain any major bombshells or reveal any significant controversies but it provides some key information about Class III gaming compacts.

Jonodev Chaudhuri takes oath of office as new leader of NIGCFiled Under: NIGC
Jonodev Chaudhuri takes oath of office as new leader of NIGC (May 14, 2015)
The Muscogee Nation citizen is the seventh chairman of the agency that oversees the $28 billion tribal casino industry.

NIGC rules against Fort Sill Apache Tribe in gaming disputeFiled Under: NIGC
NIGC rules against Fort Sill Apache Tribe in gaming dispute (May 7, 2015)
The agency determined that the tribe's reservation in southern New Mexico does not qualify for a casino under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.

Fort Sill Apache Tribe awaits ruling on gaming for New MexicoFiled Under: Litigation | NIGC
Fort Sill Apache Tribe awaits ruling on gaming for New Mexico (May 6, 2015)
An appeal over the status of the tribe's reservation remains in limbo at the National Indian Gaming Commission.

New  NIGC Chairman Jonodev Chaudhuri chooses chief of staffFiled Under: NIGC
New NIGC Chairman Jonodev Chaudhuri chooses chief of staff (April 28, 2015)
Shannon O'Loughlin, a member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, will lead the day-to-day operations of the agency.

ICT interview with confirmed NIGC Chairman Jonodev Chaudhuri Filed Under: NIGC
ICT interview with confirmed NIGC Chairman Jonodev Chaudhuri (April 24, 2015)
The National Indian Gaming Commission finally has a new leader with the Senate confirmation of Jonodev Chaudhuri to run the agency that regulates the $28 billion tribal casino industry.

Press Release: Sen. Tester on Senate confirmation of Jonodev Chaudhuri as NIGC ChairmanFiled Under: NIGC | Public Relations
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 ChairmanFiled Under: NIGC | Public Relations
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 ChaudhuriFiled Under: NIGC
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.

Senate committee approves NIGC nominee Jonodev ChaudhuriFiled Under: NIGC
Senate committee approves NIGC nominee Jonodev Chaudhuri (March 19, 2015)
It will now be up to the full Senate to confirm the chairman of the agency that oversees the $28 billion tribal gaming industry.

Sen. Barrasso vows fast action on NIGC pick Jonodev ChaudhuriFiled Under: NIGC
Sen. Barrasso vows fast action on NIGC pick Jonodev Chaudhuri (March 12, 2015)
A vote on the nomination has been scheduled for next Wednesday, March 18.

NIGC choice to appear before Senate Indian Affairs CommitteeFiled Under: NIGC
NIGC choice to appear before Senate Indian Affairs Committee (March 10, 2015)
Jonodev Chaudhuri serves as vice chair of the National Indian Gaming Commission and also as acting chair since the agency has been without a confirmed leader since September 2013.

National Indian Gaming Commission choice gets another hearingFiled Under: NIGC
National Indian Gaming Commission choice gets another hearing (February 27, 2015)
Jonodev Chaudhuri, a member of the Muscogee Nation, has been serving as acting chair of the agency that regulates the tribal casino industry.

Obama re-submits nomination for Jonodev Chaudhuri at NIGCFiled Under: NIGC
Obama re-submits nomination for Jonodev Chaudhuri at NIGC (January 9, 2015)
The Senate failed to take action before the end of the last session of Congress.

Sen. Tester vows quick action on NIGC pick Jonodev Chaudhuri Filed Under: NIGC
Sen. Tester vows quick action on NIGC pick Jonodev Chaudhuri (November 13, 2014)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee spent less than 30 minutes on the nomination.

NIGC nominee Jonodev Chaudhuri gets confirmation hearingFiled Under: NIGC
NIGC nominee Jonodev Chaudhuri gets confirmation hearing (November 12, 2014)
The agency has been without a confirmed leader for more than a year.

 Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets hearing on NIGC nomineeFiled Under: NIGC
Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets hearing on NIGC nominee (November 3, 2014)
Jonodev Chaudhuri is a member of the Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma.

President Obama nominates Jonodev Chaudhuri to lead NIGCFiled Under: NIGC
President Obama nominates Jonodev Chaudhuri to lead NIGC (July 23, 2014)
Chaudhuri is a member of the Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma

Tribes headed to annual Southern Gaming Summit in MississippiFiled Under: Meetings | NIGC
Tribes headed to annual Southern Gaming Summit in Mississippi (May 2, 2014)
The annual Southern Gaming Summit will take place next week.

Law Article: Jonodev Chaudhuri takes on NIGC's leadership roleFiled Under: NIGC
Law Article: Jonodev Chaudhuri takes on NIGC's leadership role (December 5, 2013)
Jonodev Chaudhuri, a member of the Muscogee Nation, is serving as acting chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.

ICT interview with Jonodev Chaudhuri, acting chairman of NIGCFiled Under: NIGC
ICT interview with Jonodev Chaudhuri, acting chairman of NIGC (November 18, 2013)
Indian Country Today interviews Jonodev Chaudhuri, a member of the Muscogee Nation who is serving as acting chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.

Jonodev Chaudhuri nominated for  associate member at NIGCFiled Under: NIGC
Jonodev Chaudhuri nominated for associate member at NIGC (August 1, 2013)
Jonodev Chaudhuri. Photo from Muscogee Creek Supreme Court The National Indian Gaming Commission is about to get a new member. According to a notice that will be published in the Federal Register tomorrow, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is naming...

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