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Idaho Gov. Butch Otter (R) vetoed a bill that would have repealed betting on historical horse races but some say he waited too long to take action.


The tribe hopes to open a casino with 350 slot machines in northern Maine.


A facility with 350 slot machines in the northern part of the state could bring in $200 million a year.


Gov. Butch Otter (R) waited until the last minute -- some say he waited too long -- to veto a bill that would have repealed bets on historical horse races.


The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe and the Tigua Tribe aren't allowed to engage in gaming on their lands due to litigation from the state.


The tribe wants to use its reservation in the southern part of the state for gaming but has run into numerous obstacles.


The bill would require the Legislature to ratify a compact, a practice that is common other states with tribal casinos.


The tribe is already building the facility on land that was placed in trust in July 2014.


The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are joining forces to counteract threats to their gaming empire.


The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a whopping 19.8 percent decline while the Mohegan Tribe only saw a 4.1 percent decline.


The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe and the Tigua Tribe are currently barred from gaming on their reservations.


At least one site could be jointly operated and would be located near the Massachusetts border.


The West Valley Resort represents a major economic boost for construction companies and workers who were hit so hard by the recession.


The bill seeks to extend similar provisions from a gaming compact to the tracks.


The facilities would be located near the borders with Massachusetts and New York, where commercial facilities will be opening in the coming years.


In many debates over gambling expansion, often the starting point is that all gaming is equal.


The tribe has shared $1 billion with the state but would no longer be required to do so if it loses regional exclusivity.


Under the state constitution, all proposals to expand gaming must be put to a vote of the people.


The tribe has put more than 1,300 people to work on construction of the West Valley Resort.


Lawmakers are targeting people who owe child support or back taxes.


In past congressional sessions, this same bill was presented only to be stopped by the Democrat-led Senate.


Tribes support a repeal of the state law that authorized bets on previously-run races.


A popular and profitable form of gaming has sparked a controversy in Idaho between the state’s Indian tribes and horse racetracks.


Internet poker was a big topic at the Western Indian Gaming Conference this week.


The proposal would have relieved tribes of their revenue sharing obligations, tribal officials said.


The tribe is on track to open an off-reservation casino by the end of the year.


Idaho legislators reconsidering instant horse racing are on the right track.


Top lawmakers are corned that the devices look more like slot machines.


The city took action in response to a bill in the 114th Congress that would block the casino.


The tribe has won a series of federal and state court decisions affirming its right to use its trust land for a gaming facility.


Voters approved a constitutional amendment by a wide margin so all that's needed is action from the State Legislature.


A non-Indian man who lives three miles from the casino has made it clear he wants a monetary settlement from the tribe.


The Washington House Commerce and Gaming Committee will be a part of the next legislative session.


New York Times reporter Josh Barro discusses the increasing dependence of state governments on gaming.


The prospect of additional games fueled support for Amendment Q in Indian Country.


Tribes can currently offer slot machines and limited card games.


The tribe might not be able to offer Class III games if voters reject the law.


Constitutional Amendment Q opens the door to roulette, keno and craps and tribal casinos and non-Indian facilities in Deadwood.


A repeal could affect the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, whose casino remains under review at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.


One law professor thinks the non-Indian plaintiff who filed the case won't go away quietly.


The Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act, however, requires the lawsuit to be dismissed.


The Gila River Indian Community and the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community picked up the tab for local officials.


President Obama signed S.1603, the Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act, into law on Friday.


Al Jazeera visits casinos owned by the Navajo Nation to learn how the gaming industry has impacted the largest reservation.


The decision came as the Senate Indian Affairs Committee held a hearing on a bill that would bar the casino.

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