California tribes meet for gaming conference
The California Nations Indian Gaming Association, which represents more than 60 tribes with and without casinos, hosts the event. It's being held at the Palm Springs Convention Center in Palm Springs from Tuesday through Thursday. The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is the sponsor tribe.
On Wednesday, CNIGA Chairman Anthony Miranda, a member of the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians, will deliver the 5th annual State of the Tribal Nations address.
Seminars on Wednesday include a discussion of the Interior Department's new off-reservation gaming policy. The trade show floor also opens on Wednesday.