Press Releases

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

June 26, 2013

CNIGA Announces the 18th Annual Western Indian Gaming Conference

January 31, 2013

CNIGA Announces Election Results

January 11, 2013

Economic Impact Study: Tribal Gaming a Powerful Economic Engine for California, Generating $7.5 Billion for State’s Economy

August 8, 2012

State Board of Education Announced Plans to Establish an American Indian Advisory Commission

May 11, 2011

California Tribal Governments to Study Economic Impact on State’s Economy

March 23, 2011

IGT and CNIGA EDC Enter Partnership for Increased Placement of Wide Area Progressive/Contribution Games

March 17, 2011

First California Native American Appointed to the California State Board of Education

January 11, 2011

Eclipse Gaming Systems Signs Agreement to Provide Exclusive

October 19, 2010

Premier Gaming Solutions Selected by CNIGA

April 1, 2010

CNIGA Announces the 15th Annual Western Indian Gaming Conference

January 6, 2010

California Nations Indian Gaming Association Elects New Chairman and Treasurer

December 11, 2009

California Tribes Draw Much Needed Gaming Device Licenses

October 5, 2009

TribalNet is LinkedIn

June 4, 2009

Rincon Band of Luiseno Indians Joins the California Nations Indian Gaming Association

May 29, 2009

CNIGA Announces the 14th Annual Western Indian Gaming Conference

December 23, 2008

CNIGA Grateful to Voters for Supporting Props 94–97

February 6, 2008

Thirteenth Annual WIGC to Focus on Cutting Edge Issues

January 31, 2008

Anthony Miranda Re-elected CNIGA Chairman

December 11, 2007

CNIGA Votes Unanimously to Oppose Efforts to Overturn Compacts

August 21, 2007

CNIGA Names Leon Acebedo Executive Director

August 20, 2007

CNIGA Extends Thanks and Congratulations to Tribal Gaming Commissions

June 1, 2007

CNIGA Chairman Anthony Miranda Gives State of Tribal Nations Address at Western Indian Gaming Conference

January 17, 2007

CNIGA Presents 12th Annual Western Indian Gaming Conference (WIGC)

January 3, 2007

The California Nations Indian Gaming Association Donates $10,000 to the Families of Fallen Firefighters

October 26, 2006

California Gambling Control Commission and Tribal-State Regulatory Association Collaborate to Develop Regulation on Emergency Evacuation and Preparedness Plans in Tribal Casinos

October 16, 2006

CNIGA Statement on Amended Tribal-State Compacts

August 29, 2006

CNIGA Chairman Anthony Miranda Statement on Meeting with Gov. Schwarzenegger

July 6, 2006

CNIGA Announces Tribal Economic Summit

June 15, 2006

CNIGA Finds Inaccuracies in Attorney General Press Release

May 31, 2006

CNIGA Executive Board Meets with Gov. Schwarzenegger

May 11, 2006

Local Governments to Receive $20 Million From Indian Gaming Special Distribution Fund

March 28, 2006

Local Governments Closer to Receiving An Additional $20 Million From the Indian Gaming Special Distribution Fund

March 16, 2006

2006 State of the Tribal Nations Address

January 11, 2006

Landmark Study on Economic and Social Impacts of Indian Gaming to Be Released at Western Indian Gaming Conference

January 6, 2006

Four Key Legislators to Discuss Outlook for the 2006 Legislative Session at Gaming Conference

December 20, 2005

CNIGA Reelects Chairman, Elects New Treasurer

December 9, 2005

California’s Gaming Tribes Share More Than $200 Million With Other Tribes

November 17, 2005

Turkeys Take Flight: Morongo Band of Mission Indians Launches Largest Thanksgiving Turkey Donation in CA 6,000 — Birds Bring 30,000 Meals for Families in Need throughout the Inland Empire

November 14, 2005

CNIGA Member Tribes Disappointed by Governor’s Budget Objections

July 12, 2005

CNIGA Names Ralph Simon, Jr. Executive Director

July 7, 2005

News Advisory: Evolution of California’s Tribal Governments — Historical Display

May 18, 2005

Indian Gaming Jobs Surpass 50,000

April 26, 2005

State of the Tribal Nations Address — Text

January 26, 2005

Legal Experts to Discuss Future of Tribal Government Gaming

January 18, 2005

State of the Tribal Nations Address to Kick Off One of the U.S.’s Largest Indian Gaming Conferences

January 4, 2005

CNIGA Elects New Vice Chair, Reelects Its Secretary

December 7, 2004

CNIGA Demands Apology from Governor for Inflammatory Remark

October 19, 2004

CNIGA Leader Applauds Governor Signing Bill to Help Protect Indian Sacred Sites

October 1, 2004

CNIGA Executive Director Resigns

September 24, 2004