California Online Poker Bill Gets All But Morongo Support

California Online Poker Bill Gets All But Morongo Support

The Morongo Tribe is the only one in California to don’t support the draft that is current poker bill, because of its alliance with PokerStars.

California’s tribal gaming operators have united behind a draft bill which could eventually legalize online poker in California, thus checking what guarantees to be the biggest market in america, and possibly one of many biggest in the world. In a letter to the sponsors of the draft that is current, Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) and Assemblyman Reginald Jones-Sawyer (D-Los Angeles), a coalition of Native American tribes announced which they had visited terms and would be lending their support.

‘We are honored to see both you and your colleagues that for the first-time in five years, the undersigned tribal governments are united in support for the attached unified language that would authorize intrastate Internet poker within the State of California,’ starts the letter. ‘As you know, this journey has been long and difficult, however the challenges posed by the Internet demand that we harness instead than cede the technology into the future for Ca and for our tribal communities.’

Tribal Schism

The unification of the tribes is a significant action on the road towards legislation; nevertheless, of the signatories representing 13 tribal operators in the page, there clearly was one absence that is notable. The Morongo Band of Mission Indians has failed to endorse the bill, becau Continue reading