Column: Don't tell tribal gaming foes it's over (November 7, 2005)

"Do not tell them it is over. Do not suggest that it is useless. Do not say that they ought to put their orange No Casino lawn signs away, or stop meeting weekly in church halls, or cease sending fight-the-power...

Wisconsin governor denies influence on compact (November 7, 2005)

Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle (D) denies former governor Martin Schreiber influenced decisions on the Forest County Potawatomi Tribe's gaming compact. Schreiber is a registered lobbyist for the tribe. His firm reportedly receives $877,800 a year for lobbying and public relations...

Northern Arapaho Tribe blasts state on gaming (November 7, 2005)

The Northern Arapaho Tribe is accusing Wyoming Gov. Dave Freudenthal (D) of backing out of his promise to respect the tribe's gaming victory. The tribe's right to offer the "full gamut" of Class III gaming has been affirmed by the...

Tribe's casino partner gave to Schwarzenegger (November 7, 2005)

The gaming partner for a California tribe seeking to build a non-reservation casino gave $100,000 to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger but the money will be returned. Three months ago, Chicago investor G.R. Forsythe made a $50,000 donation to Schwarzenegger but it...