Press Releases

State of the Tribal Nations Address Given at the 27th Western Indian Gaming Conference

February 20, 2024

Statement from CNIGA Chairman James Siva on the Withdrawal of “Tribal Gaming Protection Act” and “The Sports Wagering Regulation and Tribal Gaming Protection Act.”

January 23, 2024

CNIGA Re-Elects Chairman, Treasurer and Executive Committee Members

December 19, 2023

Largest California Tribal Gaming Association Formally Re-Affirms Opposition to Sports Wagering Initiatives

December 15, 2023

Largest California Tribal Gaming Association Formally Opposes Sports Wagering Initiatives

November 16, 2023

Statement by CNIGA relating to recently filed sports wagering initiatives

October 27, 2023

CNIGA Grows to 50 Members, Creasey elected Associate Member Representative

June 19, 2023

CNIGA Chairman James Siva Statement on Governor Newsom Signing Bill Reinstituting Card Room Moratorium

May 23, 2023

Butch Murphy, Drs. Pedram and Pejman Salimpour Honored With Leadership Awards at WIGC

February 17, 2023

CNIGA Membership Grows

February 15, 2023

State of the Tribal Nations Address Given at the 26th Western Indian Gaming Conference

February 14, 2023

CNIGA Re-Elects Vice Chairman, Secretary, Elects New Executive Committee Member

December 19, 2022

CNIGA Statement on the Failure of SB 637

September 2, 2022

CNIGA Chairman James Siva Statement on Governor Newsom Response to DOI Compact Disapproval

July 26, 2022

CNIGA Endorses Second Tribally Sponsored Sports Wagering Initiative

February 15, 2022

CNIGA Re-Elects Chairman, Treasurer and Elects New Executive Committee Members

December 13, 2021

CNIGA Membership Grows

June 21, 2021

CNIGA Statement on SCA 6 (Dodd) Re Sports Wagering Being Pulled

June 22, 2020

Statement from CNIGA Chairman James Siva on Sen. Dodd’s Sports Betting Language

May 28, 2020

CNIGA Chairman James Siva Comment on CARES Act

March 26, 2020

CNIGA Chairman James Siva Comment on COVID-19

March 15, 2020

State of the Tribal Nations Speech, 2020

February 11, 2020

Largest California Tribal Gaming Association Announces Support for Sports Betting Initiative at the 25th Western Indian Gaming Conference

February 11, 2020

CNIGA Elects New Chairman and Executive Board Members, Pechanga Re-Joins Organization

December 6, 2019

CNIGA Chairman Steve Stallings’ Statement on Tribal Sports Betting Initiative

November 14, 2019

CNIGA Statement from Chairman Steve Stallings on Sports Betting Constitutional Initiative

June 27, 2019

WIGC 2019—State of the Nations Address

February 5, 2019

WIGC 2019—Hundreds Attend the Western Indian Gaming Conference

February 5, 2019

CNIGA Elects New Executive Board Members

December 6, 2018

CNIGA Executive Director Susan Jensen Statement on Lawsuit Against Card Clubs Engaging in Illegal Activity

November 19, 2018

CNIGA Statement on the U.S. Supreme Court Allowing for Sports Wagering

May 14, 2018

WIGC 2018—State of the Nations Address

February 6, 2018

Western Indian Gaming Conference to Be Held Next Week

February 2, 2018

CNIGA Statement on State of the State Address

January 25, 2018

Agenda Set for Western Indian Gaming Conference

January 24, 2017

CNIGA Appoints New Deputy Director of Operations

November 15, 2016

California Nations Indian Gaming Association Names New Executive Director

October 17, 2016

CNIGA Chairman Applauds Movement of Internet Poker Legislation From Assembly Committee

April 27, 2016

CNIGA Appoints New Deputy Director of Public Affairs

April 6, 2016

CNIGA Chairman Steve Stallings Supports Principles behind Assemblyman Gray’s Internet Poker Bill

February 22, 2016

Indian Gaming Association Delivers State of the Industry Report

February 18, 2016

CNIGA Urges Assembly GO Committee to Schedule Hearing Relating to Online Poker

January 6, 2016

CNIGA Announces Elections Results

December 14, 2015

Indian Land Capital Company (ILCC) Joins California Nations Indian Gaming Association ILCC President to Speak at WIGC

February 4, 2014

BIS2, Maker of Award-Winning Casino Business Intelligence Software, Joins California Nations Indian Gaming Association as Associate Member

February 3, 2014

United Auburn Indian Community Joins the CA Nations Indian Gaming Association Officers are Re-Elected

January 13, 2014

Wirsol Solar Addresses the California Nations Indian Gaming Association, Joins as Associate Members

October 30, 2013

Membership Continues to Grow for the California Nations Indian Gaming Association

September 4, 2013

National Indian Gaming Commission Releases Revenue Figures for Tribal Government Gaming Operations

July 25, 2013

CNIGA Applauds President Obama for Establishing White House Council on Native American Affairs

June 26, 2013