Robert Odawi Porter

Congress is now considering the legalization of gambling over the Internet. Indian country, which has invested billions of dollars in traditional “bricks and mortar” businesses, should be extremely worried about this effort....

4/5/13
Gale Courey Toensing
3/27/13
Kevin Washburn, the Interior Department’s Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, could not attend the National Indian Gaming Association’s 28 th Annual Tradeshow and Convention in...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/27/13
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, the legislation that dramatically changed the economic landscape for tribal nations with ca...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
Take a look back at April 2012's biggest stories from the pages of our weekly magazine, This Week From Indian Country Today . Who Owns the Grand Canyon?...
NIGA Chairman Ernest L. Stevens, Jr., and NIGA Vice Chairman Kevin Leecy
12/19/12
The following is a message by the National Indian Gaming Association on the passing of Sen. Daniel K. Inouye (D-Hawaii) on December 17...
Ernie Stevens Jr.
12/17/12
The following are remarks from Ernie Stevens Jr., chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association following the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut on December 14: “Angered...
Mark Fogarty
11/30/12
Amuyich. Potlatch. Yawa’. There are as many American Indian words for giving, or generosity of spirit, or the necessity of acting on your beliefs, as there are Indian languages...
ICTMN Staff
11/23/12
The following is a message from Ernie L. Stevens Jr., chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association: “During this time, many of us celebrate Thanksgiving...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/14/12
Rodney A. Butler was re-elected for a second term as chairman of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council at the tribe’s annual meeting on November 4...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/1/12
National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) Chairman Ernie Stevens Jr., a citizen of the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin, says there was “a real sense of tribal unity” at the Democratic Na...

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