Abbott’s Opposition Threatens Economic Recovery in East Texas

Abbott's Opposition Threatens Economic Recovery in East Texas. The economic recovery from the...

House Passes HR-2208

U.S. House Passes Bill to Protect East Texas Jobs – H.R. 2208 would provide needed certainty for jobs on Tribal land.

New Federal Proposal would protect jobs at Naskila Gaming

The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas (the Tribe) expressed support today for H.R. 2208, a newly filed bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would protect its Naskila Gaming electronic bingo facility from the state’s efforts to close it.

In East Texas, Tribe Fights Virus & Other Forces to Stay Open

A modest electronic bingo facility run by a tribe that played a key role in Texas’ gaining independence from Mexico…

THE STATE OF GAMBLING IN TEXAS

The state of gambling in Texas — much like anything else here under Abbott’s reign — is at the whim of the highest bidder.

Naskila Gaming in legal limbo

Naskila Gaming seeks support for new gambling bill. The facility has drawn 55,000 Conroe residents and 140,000 Montgomery County residents since January 2018, gaming officials said.

Tribe continues to fight for fairness

As the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas continues its fight to offer electronic bingo at its Naskila Gaming facility near Livingston, we’re still scratching our heads as to why this is even an issue in the first place.

Cornyn Putting East Texas Jobs at Risk

There are just a few months left for the United States Senate to save 700 East Texas jobs and preserve $170 million a year in private-sector economic activity in East Texas— and yet, one man currently stands in the way.

Time for Texas leadership to listen

Today, our country and State are in the midst of a health pandemic, an economic recession with high unemployment, and unrest in the streets as thousands demand their voices and the voices of the marginalized be heard.

DETOG supports Alabama-Coushatta in state dispute

The Deep East Texas Council of Governments approved a resolution in support of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas’ battle to keep Naskila Gaming open.

MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD, TELL U.S. SENATOR CORNYN AND TEXAS GOVERNOR ABBOTT TO TREAT ALL FEDERALLY RECOGNIZED TEXAS TRIBES FAIRLY.

H.R. 759, the bill that would allow the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe to legally operate electronic bingo, just like the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas has done for years, passed the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously in 2019. Senator Cornyn’s support of H.R. 759 in the Senate is crucial, not only for the future of Naskila Gaming but for the region as well. East Texas could lose 700 jobs, along with $170 million for the East Texas economy every year.

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