Posts Tagged ‘NIGA – National Indian Gaming Association’

Follow Online Poker Senate Assessment Live

by , Nov 17, 2011 | 11:45 am

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.

Sports Betting Mobilized, Full Tilt Downsized & iPoker in Congress

by , Oct 24, 2011 | 2:38 pm



  • 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