Latest tribal compact fails to quell concerns

January 2007
Journal of Business (10756124);1/11/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 2, pA8
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the tentative agreement between the staff of Washington State Gambling Commission and the Spokane Tribe of Indians. He cites that the negotiation does a little in alleviating major concerns about expanding tribal gaming in the state. He believes that the mentioned agreement has an implications because it would provide casino, hotel, and retail complex in some part of the state.


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