Posts Tagged ‘NIGA – National Indian Gaming Association’

November 17, 2011

Follow Online Poker Senate Assessment Live

Congressional hearing quicklinks

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing concerning online poker legislation is getting underway in Washington DC:

OVERSIGHT HEARING on the Future of Internet Gaming:
What’s at Stake for Tribes?

Thursday, November 17 2011, 2:15PM
Senate Dirksen Buldg SD-628

To follow along:

Live Webcast here. And top-quality live tweeting from @PokerScar, @CKrafcik, and @CasinoCityVin.

@PPAPoker too.

Posted by at 11:45 am

October 24, 2011

Sports Betting Mobilized, Full Tilt Downsized & iPoker in Congress

@PokerScar's iGaming Hotlist



  • Livefeed @ Congress | “iGaming: Is There A Safe Bet?” |
    The House Energy and Commerce Committee will be holding a hearing Oct. 25 called “iGaming: Is There A Safe Bet?” at 10:30AM EST in the Rayburn House Building RM 2123. Details of this hearing (and witness list – ty to @WriterJen for pointing this out) may be found on the Committee website -> here.
  • @AGAupdate posted this testimony from Frank Fahrenkopf for tomorrow’s congressional hearing.

Witness List:

  • Parry Aftab | Member, Board of Advisors Chairman | FairPlayUSA
    —> Witness Testimony
  • Ernest L. Stevens | Chairman | National Indian Gaming Association
    —> Witness Testimony
  • Keith Whyte |Executive Director | National Council on Problem Gambling
    —> Witness Testimony
  • The Honorable Alphonse D’Amato | Chairman | Poker Players Alliance
    —> Witness Testimony
  • Kurt Eggert | Professor of Law| Chapman University School of Law
    —> Witness Testimony
  • Dr. Dan Romer | Director, Adolescent Communication Institute
    —> Witness Testimony
Posted by at 2:38 pm