Florida governor defends Seminole gaming pact (September 22, 2009)

Florida Gov. Charlie Crist (R) is defending a Class III gaming compact he signed with the Seminole Tribe, citing the increased payments that will be made to the state. Crist's top aide said the tribe agreed to share nearly $6.8...

Augustine Band caters to local crowd at casino (September 22, 2009)

The Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians expects to post a profit at its casino this year amid layoffs and declines at other tribal gaming facilities in southern California. With 800 slot machines, the Augustine Casino is smaller than most...

Massachusetts gears up for another gaming bill (September 22, 2009)

Lawmakers in Massachusetts are getting ready to consider another proposal to legalize casinos in the state. A prior effort, pushed by Gov. Deval Patrick (D), failed. But this time, some key lawmakers are on board with plans for two commercial...

Oklahoma tribes sharing more gaming revenues (September 22, 2009)

Oklahoma tribes are sharing more gaming revenues with the state, according to the Office of State Finance. In fiscal year 2009, tribes contributed $106 million to the state, a record amount. The growth came despite a 10 percent drop in...

Column: North Carolina got stuck with gambling (September 22, 2009)

"Yes, we’ve got trouble right here in Carolina. Trouble that starts with “T” and rhymes with “G” and stands for gambling. Our Music Man impersonation aside, lurking below the radar screen unregulated gambling is quietly and rapidly growing out of...

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