The number of civic and business groups stating formal support for Naskila Gaming recently surpassed 80 in a demonstration of building momentum for the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas’ electronic bingo facility.
Opposing Naskila Gaming, Abbott is Restricting Texans’ Freedom
(Livingston, TX) – After five years of litigation, the United States District Court in Beaumont ruled this week that the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas may legally operate its Naskila Gaming electronic bingo facility near Livingston, saying that such gaming is permissible under the Tribe’s 1987 Restoration Act.
Texans have sent more than 25,000 letters over the past year asking some of the state’s top elected officials to support 700 East Texas jobs tied to Naskila Gaming.
U.S. House Passes Bill to Protect East Texas Jobs – H.R. 2208 would provide needed certainty for jobs on Tribal land.
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.
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 — much like anything else here under Abbott’s reign — is at the whim of the highest bidder.