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Casino Billionaires, NFL Owners Fueled Trump's Record Inaugural Fundraising

Contributions from billionaires and corporations pushed President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee to a new fundraising benchmark of $106.7 million, roughly twice the previous record set by former President Barack Obama’s first inauguration.

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8/20/2017

article Former Trump Taj Mahal owner walks away from Trump
(Washington D.C.) -- Investor Carl Icahn, who sold the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City after closing it when employees walked out over health insurance and other...

8/16/2017

article Trump went cool on Sydney casino as cops concluded mafia report
(Australia) -- Donald Trump began to publicly air doubts over a bid to build and operate Sydney’s first casino around the time a secret NSW police report warning...
article Trump and race: Decades of fueling divisions
(Washington D.C.) -- Last summer, when Donald Trump’s comments about Mexicans and Muslims led to widespread accusations that he harbored racist attitudes, the...

8/15/2017

article Trump's bid for Sydney casino 30 years ago rejected due to 'mafia connections’
(Australia) -- A bid by Donald Trump to build Sydney’s first casino was rejected 30 years ago after police expressed concerns about his links to the mafia.

8/14/2017

article Trump in Macau is not guaranteed
(Macau) -- The Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) released information last week confirming that a DTTM Operations LLC registered four applications for the...

8/13/2017

article RICKERT: What Trump’s “Make America Great Again” Looks Like
(Michigan) -- As an American Indian, I rejected—and even laughed at—Donald Trump’s “Make America Great Again” slogan last year. Slogans,...

8/11/2017

article CHARLES: A Call for President Trump to Resign (1 of 2): Indiscriminate Attacks
(Washington D.C.) -- The United States of America has a history of extreme, indiscriminate, military violence resulting in the mass killing of civilians. This is most...
article Trump Brand Seeks Casino Trademarks In World's Top Gambling Hub
(Macau) -- President Donald Trump’s personal brand has applied for gambling and casino-related trademarks in Macau, the only place in China where gambling is legal.

8/10/2017

article Trump unlikely to ask for Macau license
(Macau) -- Brokerage Sanford C. Bernstein Ltd said in a note that even though the Trump brand is working to protect the trademark in Macau, it doesn’t necessarily...

8/7/2017

article No, Trump's Not Coming to Macau
(Macau) -- Speculation mounted this week that the Trump Organization could try its hand at running a Macau casino after filings showed representatives of the U.S....
article Trump Company Moves to Protect Brand in Chinese Gambling Hub
(Macau) -- The company that manages the Donald J. Trump brand has moved to protect the name in Macau, a part of China that long ago surpassed Las Vegas to become the...

8/6/2017

article Donald Trump representatives make move for Macau trademark
(Macau) -- DTTM Operations LLC, a Delaware-based company responsible for handling the ownership of dozens of trademarks for the president, filed four applications in the...
article Is Trump Building a Casino in Macau? Company Applies for Trademarks, Sparks Speculation of Business Expansion
(Macau) -- Donald Trump's international business dealings have come under much scrutiny, even before he became president. Now, a new trademark deal in Macau has...

6/25/2017

article Trump Can't Stop Racist Slur Aimed at Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump acknowledge on Sunday that using the using the name “Pocahontas” as a racist attack on Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-...
article Mountain Town News: Jackson mayor takes down picture of Trump
(Wyoming) -- If many mayors of ski towns veer liberal, Peter Muldoon is more exceptional in his politics. After being elected last year, he set off to South Dakota, to...
article Trump Honed His Disgraceful Behavior During the Comey Scandal from His Reality TV and Casino Days
(USA) -- For weeks President Donald Trump has held out the enticing possibility that there were recordings of his meetings with James Comey that would prove him to be a...

6/21/2017

article Online Bets On Possible Donald Trump Impeachment Drop In June
(UK) -- When Donald Trump decided to throw his hat into the ring for the US Presidential Elections not many gave him a chance of becoming the Republican nominee but he...

6/19/2017

article DAUGHTERGATE: Ivanka Trump Scrubbed From Trump Poker Shell Companies
(New York) -- New financial disclosures reported by Donald Trump show Ivanka Trump’s name being scrubbed from shell companies related to online gambling. Sources...

6/14/2017

article Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say
(Washington D.C.) -- The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part...

6/13/2017

article After criticizing Trump, Jackson mayor removed president's city hall portrait — then changed his story
(Wyoming) -- Embracing Jackson’s reputation as a liberal enclave in a deeply conservative state, Mayor Pete Muldoon decided to remove photographs of President...
article ‘Our respect is earned, not demanded’: Mayor removes Trump and Pence portraits from town hall
(Wyoming) -- At government buildings across the nation, a picture of a smiling, benevolent-looking politician is just about as common as fluorescent lights. But a...

6/6/2017

article MURREN: Why Trump shouldn't kill Brand USA
(Washington D.C.) -- President Trump's recent budget proposal may inadvertently make it harder to achieve one of his central economic goals -- curbing America's...

6/4/2017

article Trump impeachment props prove too “sensitive” for Loto-Quebec
(Quebec) -- Quebec’s provincial online gambling site has stopped offering wagers on whether US President Donald Trump will be impeached because the issue is too...

6/2/2017

article Trump rushes to condemn ‘terrorist attack’ in the Philippines with no evidence
(Philippines) -- Moments before announcing that the United States would be exiting the Paris climate agreement on Thursday, President Donald Trump took a few moments to...

5/28/2017

article Following the money: Trump-Russia probes turn into hunt for finance criminality
(Washington D.C.) -- The Russia-related probes haunting Donald Trump’s presidency are being pushed into a dark new realm: the president’s political...

5/23/2017

article Is Donald Trump’s casino empire linked to money laundering?
(Atlantic City) -- So Donald Trump screwed the pooch again. This time the president did it on camera, standing next to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, when he...
article Trump's casino was a money laundering concern shortly after it opened
(Atlantic City) -- The Trump Taj Mahal casino broke anti-money laundering rules 106 times in its first year and a half of operation in the early 1990s, according to the...

5/22/2017

article Will Donald Trump Be Impeached?
(Washington D.C.) -- After a cacophonous two weeks of political news, a new sound has begun to emerge from Washington: the word “impeachment.” Following the...
article Inside Donald Trump’s Stay at Israel’s King David Hotel: Robots, Rocket-Proof Glass and a $100m Price Tag
(Jerusalem) -- Sheldon Ritz was expecting business as usual at the storied King David Hotel in Jerusalem last week. Several notable names—such as the Premier of Quebec...

5/20/2017

article The sad saga of thoroughbred D.J. Trump, Donald Trump’s lone foray into horse racing
(Florida) -- D.J. Trump had everything a young racehorse needed to become a champion: great genes, a wise trainer, and an owner with deep pockets. But then, as the story...

5/18/2017

article Gambling Site: 'Money Has Poured In' For Donald Trump Impeachment
(UK) -- The state spectacle in the U.S. has been great for overseas online gambling companies, with the latest wave of political scandals on Capitol Hill bringing the...

5/17/2017

article Trump Impeachment Is More Likely Than Ever, According to Gambling Sites
(UK) -- The odds that President Trump will leave office before his first term is officially over are higher than ever, according to overseas bookies. Ladbrokes, one of...

5/15/2017

article Report: Betting odds that President Trump will resign or be impeached in his first term
(Washington D.C.) -- As President Donald Trump's approval ratings hit historic lows, the betting odds against him are high. A Quinnipiac University poll released...

5/12/2017

article Pocahontas: A racial slur that draws a big laugh from the far-right
(South Dakota) -- There is an old saying that goes, “One lies and the other swears to it.” Sound familiar? Donald Trump lies and Sean Spicer swears to it....

5/10/2017

article Russia Probe: Senate Requests Documents From Money-Laundering Agency
(Washington D.C.) -- The Senate Intelligence Committee has requested information about President Donald Trump and his top aides from a financial intelligence unit in the...
article Senate Requests Documents From Trump Money Laundering Investigation as Part of Russia Inquiry
(Washington D.C.) -- There is a new wrinkle in the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation of possible ties between the Donald Trump campaign and Russia. The...
article Betting odds of Trump impeachment jump after Comey firing
(UK) -- President Donald Trump’s sudden dismissal of FBI director James Comey on Tuesday has seen the betting odds of a Trump impeachment skyrocket, bookmaking...
article Comey firing stokes Trump betting markets
(UK) -- Fallout from President Donald Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey has led to an uptick in the betting odds that the president won’t complete...

5/7/2017

article OP/ED: Trump Plays Andrew Jackson; Practicing the Art of the Deal
(New York) -- President Trump’s remarks about the Civil War astonished U.S. historians for his ignorance of the centrifugal forces tugging on the young nation and...

5/4/2017

article NCAI Condemns President Trump’s Derogatory Use of Pocahontas
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump offered another shake your head moment on April 28 at an NRA rally in Atlanta, where he again referred to Massachusetts Sen....

5/1/2017

article “If You Keep Fucking With Mr. Trump We Know Where You Live”
(New York) -- Trump’s casino business went bankrupt, and then a lawyer representing investors told police he got a menacing call from a man who said “we...

4/29/2017

article Trump accused of racism - again - after branding Democrat rival with native American ancestry 'Pocahontas'
(USA) -- President Donald Trump has been slammed for using racist language after calling his Democratic rival - who has native American ancestry - "Pocahontas...

4/28/2017

article Once Again: President Donald Trump Calls Senator Warren Pocahontas at NRA Rally
(Georgia) -- Today and on the 99th day of his presidency, President Donald Trump spoke at an NRA rally in Atlanta, Georgia. Continuing his history of calling Senator...

4/27/2017

article STOSSEL: Legalize political gambling
(Michigan) -- Will Donald Trump be re-elected in 2020? Probably not, say people who bet. They give Trump only a 23 percent chance. They do pick him over all other...

4/19/2017

article Casino Billionaires, NFL Owners Fueled Trump's Record Inaugural Fundraising
(Washington D.C.) -- Contributions from billionaires and corporations pushed President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee to a new fundraising benchmark of $106.7...

4/8/2017

article You Can Now Bet On Trump’s Next Controversy
(Washington D.C.) -- Donald Trump’s presidency has been painfully unpredictable. Presumably he’s got a plan but the world is struggling to keep up. Just...

4/7/2017

article You Can Now Bet On Trump’s Next Controversy
(UK) -- Donald Trump’s presidency has been painfully unpredictable. Presumably he’s got a plan but the world is struggling to keep up. Just yesterday, Trump...

4/2/2017

article Trump bets on Uptown casino
(Ohio) -- Columbus taxpayers got some good news over the weekend: They won’t get stuck with a multimillion-dollar tab to demolish and rebuild the Columbus...

4/1/2017

article Revealed: Donald Trump behind major new plans for hotel, casino and golf course on Lincolnshire coast
(UK) -- President of the United States of America Donald Trump has announced plans for a major new hotel, casino and golf course on the Lincolnshire coast, prompting...
article COME FROM AWAY's Gander Township Rejects Application To Build Trump Hotel and Casino
(UK) -- The town council of Gander, Newfoundland has unanimously voted against an application to clear land adjacent to the community's historic airport for the...

3/31/2017

article How quickly could Trump build casino in Las Vegas?
(Las Vegas) -- With four acres of land a short walk from Las Vegas Boulevard, President Donald Trump and his business partner Phil Ruffin have an opportunity to build a...

3/30/2017

article Trump has casino trademark in Jordan but gambling is illegal
(Dubai) -- The president of the United States holds a trademark in Jordan for a Donald Trump casino, despite the fact that gambling is illegal in the kingdom.
article Casino mogul Phil Ruffin among Trump's closest friends
(Washington D.C.) -- Billionaire Las Vegas casino owner Phil Ruffin has never been to the White House. On Thursday, he'll have dinner there with his friend, Donald...

3/29/2017

article You can now gamble on Trump's every move
(UK) -- President Donald Trump’s policies have made a lot of people angry, but they have also made others much wealthier through an unconventional source - online...

3/28/2017

article US President Donald Trump has casino trademark in Jordan but gambling is illegal
(Jordan) -- Trump shut down some of his companies in the days after beating Hillary Clinton in the November election, including several connected to a possible venture...

3/24/2017

article Did a Mafia poker game trigger the wiretapping of Trump Tower?
(New York) -- The FBI has admitted that they have indeed wire tapped Trump Tower – but their target was not its bombastic billionaire owner. The bureau said that...

3/22/2017

article FBI wiretapped Russian gambling ring headquartered at Trump Tower for two years
(New York) -- The Feds were monitoring Russian activity at Trump Tower — but it was years before President Trump ever ran for office. The FBI had a court-...

3/21/2017

article Help Wanted: Trump Betting Expert for Gambling Website
(UK) -- Will President Trump seek to have his likeness added to Mount Rushmore? Will he announce the existence of alien life? Whimsical as these situations might sound,...

3/20/2017

article Why The Next Big Trump Project Could Be A Las Vegas Casino
(Las Vegas) -- It's two days after Michael Flynn resigned as national security advisor, and the news is wall-to-wall Donald Trump, with a heavy emphasis on his...

3/18/2017

article Gaming Stocks Are Worth a Gamble in the Time of Trump
(New York) -- The run-up in the U.S. stock market since Donald Trump shocked the world and won the U.S. presidency is one for the history books. Case in point, the Dow...

3/16/2017

article How Trump’s Lawyer Placed A Big Casino Bet That Left Dozens Empty-Handed
(Florida) -- Years before Trump’s candidacy, Michael D. Cohen backed a different kind of venture: a gambling cruise that stiffed employees and vendors, and blew...

3/15/2017

article How Trump’s Lawyer Placed A Big Casino Bet That Left Dozens Empty-Handed
(Florida) -- The Atlantic sailed twice a day in the summer of 2003, gliding out of Miami Beach Marina with a full liquor bar, prime rib on the buffet, a dance floor,...

3/13/2017

article New Jersey’s Most Notorious Gamblers: Donald Trump
(Atlantic City) -- Long before he became President of the United States, Donald Trump was a real estate developer and Atlantic City casino mogul, which certainly...

3/6/2017

article MIDGE: The Wild West (Wing) and Wild Bill Hiccup [sic], the Second Coming of Andrew Jackson
(USA) -- I read in the New York Times last month that President Trump aka Wild Bill Hiccup [sic], spent the afternoon of his second day in office, poring over the...
article A good bet: Donald Trump may not last the year, betting website says
(USA) -- Just before President Donald Trump took office, there was speculation about whether he would finish his first term in office. But that was before this chaotic...

3/5/2017

article LETTER: Online gambling
(Washington D.C.) -- During the 2016 campaign, candidate Donald Trump was never asked what he thought of online gambling, which is currently banned in most states....

3/4/2017

article Steve Wynn Opens Up About Not Supporting President Trump During Campaign
(Las Vegas) -- Billionaire Steve Wynn is the new finance chair of the Republican National Committee (RNC), but the casino magnate didn’t publicly endorse then-...

2/25/2017

article In new era, Jewish Republican group is loyal to Trump
(Las Vegas) -- Two top Jewish donors sat before their friends and shared how they would support the new President. "He has to call hundreds of people," said...

2/24/2017

article Actor Shia LaBeouf, Red Nation End Anti-Trump LiveStream After Safety Concerns
(New Mexico) -- An anti-Trump art installation by Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf of the Transformers franchise and Albuquerque-based indigenous activist group, The Red...

2/19/2017

article Tribes hope Trump's 'America first' helps first Americans
(Massachusetts) -- Native Americans hope President Donald Trump doesn't forget America's first inhabitants as he promises to put "America first."
article Montana tribal leaders: Trump's offensive remarks worthy of objection by Tester
(Montana) -- It wasn’t lost on Jace Killsback that President Donald Trump chose an offensive Indian stereotype to disparage Senate Democrat Elizabeth Warren.
article OP/ED: Trump thumbs his nose at tribal sovereignty
(Indian Country) -- As President Donald Trump steamrolls his executive order machine across this country, trampling on civil liberties and upending environmental...
article Is Donald Trump Good for Online Casinos in the USA?
(USA) -- Donald Trump’s election victory has polarised opinion in the US and around the world. Love him or hate him, it’s clear that US policy on a number of...

2/17/2017

article Chris Eyre And Georgina Lightning Respond to Trump Calling Sen. Warren Pocahontas
(Virginia) -- At the beginning of February 2017, President Donald Trump directed a racially insensitive remark to Senator Elizabeth Warren when he rudely blurted out to...

2/15/2017

article As White House chaos grows, Trump is a ‘boon for business’ in Britain’s betting houses
(UK) -- Paul Krishnamurty lost about $15,000 in November after placing an online bet. The professional gambler and writer of The Political Gambler blog didn’t lose...

2/12/2017

article Steve Wynn meets with Trump at Florida estate
(Florida) -- Las Vegas casino magnate Steve Wynn met with Donald Trump at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida, on Sunday afternoon. The meeting is the latest signal that...
article Trump impeached? You can bet on it
(UK) -- There’s already talk of impeachment, just three weeks into Donald Trump’s turbulent presidency. In fact, many are already betting on it. Gambling...

2/10/2017

article Trump to Dems: 'Pocahontas is now the face of your party'
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump taunted Democrats by telling them "Pocahontas is now the face of your party" -- his insult of choice for Sen....

2/8/2017

article What Would Donald Trump Have Done About The Real Bowling Green Massacre? Native Americans Were The Victims
(USA) -- The internet exploded with memes and jokes following Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway's reference to the "Bowling Green Massacre," an...

2/7/2017

article Donald Trump: New Town Destroyer, Same Olde Challenges
(USA) -- Donald Trump became the new United States President after swearing his oath to the American people on Abraham Lincoln’s Bible. Various religious figures...
article Sherman Alexie Talks About Writing in the Era of Trump
(Washington) -- Sherman Alexie and Jess Walter's podcast, A Tiny Sense of Accomplishment, is a literary variety show that focuses on the messiness of writing.

2/6/2017

article Trump’s Former Rival Wynn Takes Over as His New GOP Money Man
(USA) -- Billionaire casino magnate Steve Wynn says he voted for Democrat Barack Obama in 2008, and he didn’t fully embrace the 2016 candidacy of longtime rival...

2/5/2017

article US-Mexico Border Wall Fiasco: Morales Tells Mexico ‘Look to the South’
(USA) -- With tensions mounting following U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order to start building a large border wall between the U.S. and Mexico “in...

2/4/2017

article Building Trump's wall? Six things to know about the U.S.-Mexico border
(USA) -- 1: There already is a wall along about one-third of the border. The border runs about 1,900 miles from the Pacific Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico. Some sort of...
article Online Gambling On US Politics' Uncertain Future
(USA) -- The Trump administration in the USA has been an unsettling experience for many who watch the political situation in that great country. Online gambling legality...

2/3/2017

article Native Sun News Today Editorial: Donald Trump ain't seen nothin' yet
(South Dakota) -- The first week of the presidency of Donald J. Trump reminds us of a little kid with chocolate on his face skipping about the White House leaving cookie...

2/1/2017

article Quinault President Sharp Has a Message for U.S. President Trump
(Washington) -- Fawn Sharp, president of the Quinault Indian Nation, will attend the National Prayer Breakfast in the nation’s capital Thursday morning with the...
article Moya-Smith: Right Now, Trump Is Acting More Like the Founding Fathers Than Hitler
(New York) -- Donald J. Trump has been called a lot of things. A bigot. A misogynist. A racist. And I agree with these descriptions of the new president.

1/31/2017

article Tribes eye Trump: Some welcoming, some wary of new administration
(Washington D.C.) -- Peter MacDonald Sr. is a Navajo Code Talker, a lifelong Republican — and an unabashed supporter of President Donald Trump. “The Navajo...

1/29/2017

article VIDEO: ‘Over My Dead Body’: Tohono O’odham Tribe Vows To Halt Donald Trump’s Border Wall
(Arizona) -- Another Standing Rock-style resistance against our encroachments on Native American land may be brewing. Plus, the border wall issue isn’t just about...
article 5 Ways Indian Country Can Resist Trump’s Chaos
(Indian Country) -- How does Indian Country survive the Donald Trump era? The new administration is only a few days old, and already the chaos of the times has upset...
article Moya-Smith: Come On, Stephen King — Really?
(Internet) -- Stephen King, the master of the macabre, tweeted on January 25 that President Donald Trump’s first few days in the White House has been “the...

1/28/2017

article America First? How About First Americans First?
(Washington D.C.) -- How does Indian Country survive the Donald Trump era? The new administration is only a few days old and already the chaos of the times have upset...
article Cuthand: Indigenous Americans poised to teach Trump a lesson
(Washington D.C.) -- After Trump took power, the White House website was changed and its Native American page was taken down. The pages for civil rights, people with...

1/26/2017

article You can now take a Trump casino tour in Atlantic City, report says
(Atlantic City) -- From his Atlantic City beginnings at a little-known casino called Trump's World's Fair to the sprawling -- and ill-fated -- Trump Taj Mahal,...

1/24/2017

article Federally Recognized Tribes Should Brace For Possible Termination Policy Under Trump
(USA) -- Whether we like it or not, Saglutupiaġataq (“the compulsive liar” in Iñupiatun) is now president of the United States and Republicans control...
article Will Online Casino Gambling Rise or Fall Under President Donald J. Trump?
(Washington D.C.) -- There remains a great deal of uncertainty as to in which direction new U.S. President, Donald J. Trump will go regarding online gambling be it...
article Tribes eye Trump: Some welcoming, some wary of new administration
(Washington D.C.) -- Peter MacDonald Sr. is a Navajo code talker, a lifelong Republican – and an unabashed supporter of President Donald Trump.
article Mark Trahant: Prepare for tribal budget cuts under President Donald Trump
(North Dakota) -- President Donald J. Trump’s inauguration weekend: Pomp and circumstance. Pettiness and chaos. Huge crowds of supporters. And even larger crowds...
article OP/ED: Attacked by Racists at the Deplora-Ball
(Washington D.C.) -- Washington D.C. has been one of my favorite cities for as long as I can remember. I used to attend NCAI conferences with my grandma when I was a...

1/23/2017

article Republican Native Americans Jockey for Trump Administration Posts
(Washington D.C.) -- Potential Republican Native American appointees who would create and carry out the next federal Indian country agenda are making themselves known to...
article Trump Election Costs Paddy Power Betfair £5 Million
(Ireland) -- Gambling operator Paddy Power Betfair today posted a trading update for the three months and the year ended December 31, 2016. The company highlighted...

1/22/2017

article Alaska public broadcasters fear funding cuts under Trump administration
(Alaska) -- As a new federal administration prepares to take office, rural communities in Alaska are worried about the suddenly murky future of public broadcasting. A...
article President Donald Trump once planned to build a Sydney casino
(Australia) -- US President Donald Trump once attempted a punt on the Australian property market — and it wasn’t a success. The real estate developer turned...

1/21/2017

article OP/ED: Trump Election Still Garnering Online Gambling Action
(Washington D.C.) -- It is a curious thing the urge to wager on the Trump presidency because everything about the new President of the USA is on the internet today. The...

1/20/2017

article 7 Sports Issues Donald Trump Could Affect As President
(Washington D.C.) -- Like many presidents before him, Donald Trump is an avid sports fan with deep connections to the sports world. He’s a dedicated golfer who...
article Gamblers Are Making Big Bets Against Donald Trump
(UK) -- Gamblers around the world are betting Donald Trump's term in office will be cut short, ending in impeachment or his resignation, with the new president...

1/19/2017

article Ohio Voter Is Politically Active; Native Americans To Meet With Trump Officials
(Washington D.C.) -- During our Divided States follow-up, we hear from Trump supporter Linda Caudill, a retired Ohio businesswoman, and Bernie Sanders supporter Majerle...
article Mark Charles: Decoding Donald Trump's vision to 'Make America Great Again'
(Washington D.C.) -- Great is a word many politicians use to describe our country. In his 2016 Presidential campaign, Donald Trump promised to "Make America Great...
article What color will Trump be at inauguration? Gambling website offers odds
(Washington D.C.) -- An Irish betting website is taking wagers on the tone of President-elect Donald Trump’s skin at his inauguration, with options ranging...

1/14/2017

article OP/ED: Will President Trump be 'a real leader' or blustering bully?
(New York) -- Which Donald Trump will we see as president? Will President Donald Trump be the blustering bully who came to Sullivan County in 2000 to muscle in on a...

1/5/2017

article Trump: what will happen?
(USA) -- Donald Trump will be the first US President to have ever owned a casino and the gambling industry is wondering how he will handle three major issues: online...
article RUSSELL: Trump Will Repeal and Replace It!
(Texas) -- No, not Obamacare. Federal Indian law. President Trump had the blueprint down for ending tribal sovereignty long before he went into politics. My hope was...

1/3/2017

article Tribes hope for a casino-friendly Trump admin
(Washington D.C.) -- With only a few weeks before the businessman-turned-politician takes over the world’s most powerful office, U.S. tribes are hoping that...

1/2/2017

article Frenemies Donald Trump and Steve Wynn’s Long History of ‘Outrageous Conduct’
(Las Vegas) -- Given their tumultuous history, Las Vegas casino titan Steve Wynn would seem an unlikely inaugural party planner for President-elect Donald Trump.
article TRAHANT: A President Unlike Any Since, Well, Andrew Jackson
(North Dakota) -- A terrible year? Elias Boudinot considered 1832 as such. The year started with the Cherokee Nation winning its case in the U.S. Supreme Court, only to...

12/31/2016

article Trump presidency a roll of the dice for Southern California casinos
(California) -- Southern California casino owners are eagerly awaiting the arrival of a former casino magnate in the Oval Office, hopeful that he will be good for...

12/29/2016

article Trump presidency a roll of the dice for Southern California casinos
(California) -- Southern California casino owners are eagerly awaiting the arrival of a former casino magnate in the Oval Office, hopeful that he will be good for...

12/28/2016

article Trump presidency a roll of the dice for local tribes
(California) -- What can local casinos expect from a Donald Trump presidency? That’s the multimillion-dollar question for tribes in the region that are hoping that...
article Native Americans concerned about Trump administration
(Washington D.C.) -- Native Americans are prepared for the worst, but hoping for the best, as President-elect Donald Trump transitions to the White House. Louis...

12/27/2016

article Transition: Gambling interests seek friend in Trump
(Washington D.C.) -- Donald Trump will be the first U.S. president to have ever owned a casino, and the gambling industry is wondering how he will handle three major...

12/25/2016

article Uncertainty Over Native American Issues Ahead Of Trump’s Presidency
(North Dakota) -- For hundreds of protesters, it was cause to cheer when the Obama administration this month declined to issue an easement for the Dakota Access pipeline...
article Inside the Trump Organization, the Company That Has Run Trump’s Big World
(New York) -- When Tiah Joo Kim arrived at the Manhattan headquarters of the Trump Organization to pitch a hotel and condominium project in Vancouver, British Columbia,...

12/24/2016

article Former casino owner in Oval Office may yield new cooperation in D.C.
(Washington D.C.) -- To gaming lobbyists, Donald Trump’s election is proof of at least one thing: The days of people looking askew at the casino industry are over.
article Trump inaugural gives corporations an outlet to press policy agendas
(Washington D.C.) -- The inauguration of Donald Trump, with a potential tab of $75 million, may offer corporations and their executives more than just candlelight...

12/23/2016

article Inside Gaming: Industry Awaits Trump Stance on Online Gambling, Sports Betting
(Washington D.C.) -- The inauguration of president-elect Donald Trump is less than a month away. Earlier this week Wayne Parry of the Associated Press explored what...

12/22/2016

article Donald Trump's environmental nominee takes credit for tribal water deal
(Washington D.C.) -- Oklahoma's top legal official is taking credit for a water settlement with the Chickasaw Nation and the Choctaw Nation even though his office...
article Trump’s Pick for Interior Secretary Was Caught in “Pattern of Fraud” at SEAL Team 6
(Washington D.C.) -- A Montana lawmaker tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to be secretary of the interior committed travel fraud when he was a member of the elite...

12/21/2016

article Donald Trump To Legalize Sports Gambling? Updated 2020 Presidential Odds Favor Michelle Obama, Tim Kaine
(USA) -- Will Donald Trump legalize sports gambling in the United States? Outside of Las Vegas, Nevada and the states of Oregon, Delaware, and Montana, it is technically...

12/20/2016

article Former casino owner elected president is just one of the industry’s 2016 wins
(Washington D.C.) -- President-Elect Donald Trump owned casinos in Atlantic City — and considered operating one in South Mississippi — and the casino...

12/16/2016

article Donald Trump's Native American Coalition hosts meeting in D.C.
(Washington D.C.) -- The Native American Coalition hosted a "listening session" for tribal leaders and others in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday. The meeting...
article Top Native group watches Trump administration form
(Oklahoma) -- With the new administration and policies of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump being formed and discussed, Native American tribal governments are watching...
article Trump team reaches out to Native Americans
(Washington D.C.) -- President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team is working behind the scenes to make inroads with Native American tribes. Rep. Markwayne Mullin...
article Praise and Scorn For Trump’s Interior Secretary Nominee, Ryan Zinke
(Washington D.C.) -- One day after the nomination of Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) as the next Secretary of Interior by President-elect Donald Trump, a plethora of...
article Secretary of Interior Nominee Willing to Work for Tribes
(Washington D.C.) -- President-Elect Donald Trump has officially announced Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.) as his nominee for Secretary of the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI...

12/14/2016

article Tribal Coalition Predicted Zinke Would be Trump’s Interior Secretary Last May
(Montana) -- “Where the hell is he, my man!” then presidential candidate Donald Trump hollered as he took the stage for a rally in Billings, Montana, last...

12/13/2016

article Sources: Zinke is Trump's pick for Interior secretary
(Montana) -- President-elect Donald Trump has asked Montana’s lone congressman, Ryan Zinke, to be secretary of the Interior, according to sources close to Zinke....
article Trump Is Said to Offer Interior Job to Ryan Zinke, Montana Lawmaker
(Washington D.C.) -- President-elect Donald J. Trump has offered the position of secretary of the interior to Montana’s freshman representative, Ryan Zinke, a...
article Trump selects Zinke as interior secretary
(Washington D.C.) -- President-elect Donald Trump has offered the interior secretary position to Montana’s freshman Rep. Ryan Zinke, an ex-Navy Seal commander,...
article Trump taps Montana congressman Ryan Zinke as interior secretary
(Washington D.C.) -- President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Republican Rep. Ryan Zinke, who has represented Montana’s at-large congressional seat for one term, to...

12/12/2016

article Trump’s Choice for Interior Could Risk Salmon Recovery, Treaty Rights
(Washington D.C.) -- Washington Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers is President-elect Donald J. Trump’s choice to head the Department of the Interior. If confirmed by the...

12/11/2016

article Trump On Dakota Access Pipeline: ‘We’ll Have It Solved Very Quickly’
(Washington) -- President-elect Donald Trump promised to move quickly on “solving” the Dakota Access Pipeline.Trump appeared on “Fox News Sunday...
article Will Trump Privatize Tribal Lands for Oil, Gas and Coal?
(Washington D.C.) -- Native American reservations cover just 2 percent of the United States, but they may contain about a fifth of the nation’s oil and gas, along...
article American Indian & Alaska Native Tribal Leaders Invited to Listening Session with Trump Transition Team
(Washington D.C.) -- The Western Caucus Foundation is hosting a listening session with Representative Markwayne Mullin (R-Oklahoma), chairman of the Trump Native...

12/10/2016

article Playing the Trump Card
(Atlantic City) -- Hillary Clinton was the heir apparent to Barack Obama, the candidate who beat her so soundly in 2008. Obama took to the campaign trail to boost...

12/9/2016

article Trump Advisors Aim To Privatize Oil-Rich Indian Reservations
(Illinois) -- Native American reservations cover just 2 percent of the United States, but they may contain about a fifth of the nation's oil and gas, along with vast...

12/8/2016

article Editorial: Buckle up for a bumpy ride with Trump
(South Dakota) -- What’s going to happen to Indian Country under the presidency of Donald Trump is anybody’s guess. Since he was born and raised in New York...

12/7/2016

article Trump transition team adds Alaskan as tribal liaison
(Washington D.C.) -- An Alaskan has joined President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team. The Trump team has selected former state senator Jerry Ward as its...

12/6/2016

article Will the Trump Years Benefit Native American Tribes?
(Washington D.C.) -- It should come as no surprise to anyone, and especially not to the people who were sent to live on the land in the first place, but the money power...

12/5/2016

article Baker, other tribal leaders endorse Fallin for interior secretary post
(Oklahoma) -- Bill John Baker, principal chief of the Cherokee Nation, is among the American Indian voices in Oklahoma who have endorsed Gov. Mary Fallin as secretary of...

12/4/2016

article Talks of Trump museum in Atlantic City
(New York) -- Love him or hate him, Donald Trump's past and present is polarizing; a narrative that could soon be immortalized in a museum. Organizers in Atlantic...
article The Atlantic City lineage of Trump's White House counsel | The Auditor
(New Jersey) -- Most of The Auditor's readers are well aware that President-elect Donald Trump spent a quarter century as a casino owner in Atlantic City.

12/3/2016

article Is a Donald Trump museum coming to Atlantic City?
(Atlantic City) -- A group of people is banking on Donald Trump's Atlantic City legacy to help boost business in the ailing seaside resort. But not with a new casino...

11/30/2016

article Trump’s Rep with the Russia’s Gambling Bosses
(Russia) -- The casinos here in the 1990s saw their share of bloody brawls, dirty scams, and murders. Most of the best known were controlled by organized-crime groups...

11/28/2016

article Trump election fuels speculation in sports betting, online gaming sectors
(USA) -- U.S. sports betting has been unchanged for more than two decades - Nevada has it and Delaware, Oregon, and Montana have options for very limited such betting.
article Playing the Trump Card
(Washington D.C.) -- Hillary Clinton was the heir apparent to Barack Obama, the candidate who beat her so soundly in 2008. Obama took to the campaign trail to boost...

11/27/2016

article Trump Tower In Cuba: After Fidel Castro’s Death, Will Donald Trump Invest In Island Nation?
(USA) -- Back in 1996, Donald Trump said he wanted to do business with Cuba and was “ready to build the Taj Mahal in Havana” once the “law changes....
article Someone renamed NYC's Trump Tower 'Dump Tower' on Google Maps
(New York) -- Someone has quietly renamed Donald Trump's glitzy Manhattan building "Dump Tower." If you Google "Trump Tower," you'll see a...

11/25/2016

article Native leaders see both worry and hope with Trump
(Washington D.C.) -- A remarkable era for Alaska Natives and American Indians under President Barack Obama is ending and some tribal advocates are worried that progress...

11/24/2016

article Icahn, Ross saved Trump brand from Taj Mahal casino mess
(Atlantic City) -- Wilbur Ross and Carl Icahn could have sunk Donald Trump. In September 1990, the two men, who have emerged as part of the president-elect’s inner...

11/23/2016

article Fallin Says Trump Visit Centered on Tribes, Energy Industry
(Oklahoma) -- Oklahoma's economy, the oil and gas industry and the 39 federally recognized Native American tribes in the state were some of the topics discussed...
article Trump Can’t Touch Indian Gaming, Says Sen. Heitkamp
(Washington D.C.) -- Indian Country Today Media Network recently interviewed U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.), a member of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs and an...

11/22/2016

article Fallin Talks About Trump Interview
(Oklahoma) -- Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin says she talked at length about the state’s economy, the oil and gas industry and the 39 federally recognized Native...
article Gaming companies positive on a Trump presidency
(Washington D.C.) -- The gaming industry is excited about a Trump presidency and what it could mean for economic growth and fewer regulations, but no one is expecting...
article Gov. Mary Fallin talks about her meeting with Donald Trump
(Oklahoma) -- Gov. Mary Fallin on Tuesday said she would consider a job in President-elect Donald Trump’s administration if it were offered. “At this point...

11/21/2016

article Legislative Opportunities for Tribal Governments Under the Trump Administration
(Washington D.C.) -- While it always is important to defend tribal sovereignty and protect the gains tribes have achieved, it also is important for tribal advocates to...
article Trump's Interior Department shortlist vexes employees, green groups
(Washington D.C.) -- President-elect Donald Trump's shortlist of candidates to lead the U.S. Department of Interior has employees and environmental advocates fearful...
article American Casinos In Asia Roll Dice On Trump Presidency
(Asia) -- Last week, Asian Coast Development Ltd, owner of Vietnam’s largest casino resort, sent out a reminder about its appointment of former Trump Entertainment...

11/19/2016

article Battle Lines Over Trump’s Lands Policy Stretch Across 640 Million Acres
(Colorado) -- Uranium mines around the Grand Canyon. Oil drilling rigs studding the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. New coal and timber leases in the national forests....
article Does Gambling Explain Votes for Trump, Brexit?
(USA) -- 2016 has not been a banner year for analysts, experts and pollsters. Between the United Kingdom's surprising decision to leave the European Union –...

11/18/2016

article A Trump Presidency and US Online Gambling - a Guessing Game
(USA) -- Following last week's election of Donald Trump as president of the United States, online gambling supporters are now asking the question, how will a Trump...
article Casinos to seek legal sports betting with Trump in White House
(Indiana) -- Casino owners in the U.S. will renew their push to legalize sports betting at their properties, according to an executive with the gambling industry’s...
article Will Trump’s attorney general roll back online gambling?
(USA) -- President-elect Donald Trump has appointed Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to serve as America’s next Attorney General. Sessions (pictured) is a controversial...
article James Giago Davies: Expect more of the same with Donald Trump
(South Dakota) -- Back before the internet idea people were bobbing on a turbulent sea of alien indifference. Vastly outnumbered and isolated from others of creative...
article Republicans get behind Donald Trump as new challenges emerge for tribes
(Washington D.C.) -- Top Republican lawmakers, some of whom had abandoned Donald Trump in the weeks before the presidential election, are quickly lining up behind their...

11/17/2016

article ROSS: A Few Thoughts on The Election and What President Trump Means for Indian Country
(Washington) -- I was a Bernie supporter who voted for Hillary Clinton. I was never “with her” but I voted for Clinton because Trump simply was not an option...
article What Does Trump Mean for America's Lands and Waters?
(USA) -- The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States last Tuesday fell like a lightning bolt on the American environmental community. But it has left...
article RUSSELL: Trump’s Cabinet Full of Crazy: D.C. Musical Chairs, Part II
(Texas) -- Corporate headhunters are looking for what they call KSAs—knowledge, skills and abilities—particular to the job being filled. In Part I of this...
article What Trump Means For China Gambling
(China) -- Betting against president-elect Donald Trump was not a winning proposition, but should investors bet on casino stocks in the new Trump era?
article Adelsons & Wynn named | For best party ever, Trump calls on his casino industry pals
(Macau) -- Want to throw a great inauguration party? Call your friends in the casino business. President-elect Donald Trump, who ran as many as four casinos, named his...

11/16/2016

article Tribal Leaders Worry Trump Presidency Could Hurt Indian Country
(Washington D.C.) -- Some U.S. tribal leaders are worried Republican president-elect Donald Trump’s vow of deep spending cuts could negatively affect Indian...
article Donald Trump Cottons Up to Anti-Online Gambling Proponent for Possible Cabinet Choice
(Washington D.C.) -- President-elect Donald Trump has yet to name anyone to his presidential cabinet, but rumors abound. Two of the most recent potential cabinet members...
article Will climate skeptics, Sarah Palin snag top Trump jobs?
(Washington D.C.) -- Will U.S. EPA be led by a climate change skeptic? Could an oil tycoon soon lead the Energy Department? Might Sarah Palin become Interior secretary?...
article A 75-mile-wide gap in Trump’s wall? A tribe says it won’t let it divide its land.
(Arizona) -- For 75 miles, a swath of the Sonoran Desert in Arizona — specked with mountains and tall saguaros — straddles the border with Mexico. It is the...

11/15/2016

article Did Rudy Giuliani Let The Cat Out Of The Bag On Donald Trump’s AG Pick?
(Washington D.C.) -- During a Wall Street Journal forum, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani said he wasn’t interested in the attorney general job, adding he...
article For Best Party Ever, Trump's Calling on Billionaire Casino Pals
(Washington D.C.) -- Want to throw a great inauguration party? Call your friends in the casino business. President-elect Donald Trump, who ran as many as four casinos,...
article Las Vegas casino executives named to Trump inaugural committee
(Washington D.C.) -- Several prominent Las Vegas casino executives will help lead the Presidential Inaugural Committee, planning and coordinating official events related...

11/14/2016

article President-Elect Donald Trump And Online Poker: There Are Grounds For Optimism
(Washington D.C.) -- In a US election that is already being called historic, the next president of the United States, Donald Trump, will be the first president ever to...
article Does Trump’s Win Positively Affect Online Gambling In The U.S.?
(Washington D.C.) -- Thousands of Americans are still feeling the aftermath of the presidential election that just took place. With Trump’s win, some feel ashamed...
article Trump Atlantic City history tours to be offered through Inauguration Day
(Atlantic City) -- As Levi Fox stood on the Boardwalk discussing Donald Trump’s bankruptcy issues in the resort, a man walking by shouted: “Why don’t...

11/13/2016

article Playing the Trump Card
(Las Vegas) -- Hillary Clinton was the heir apparent to Barack Obama, the candidate who beat her so soundly in 2008. Obama took to the campaign trail to boost Hillary...
article Trump's victory may be bad news in fight against climate change, says Inuit leader
(Canada) -- The president of Canada's national Inuit organization says Donald Trump's victory in the United States is bad news for Inuit and advances made for...
article Alaska Native leaders, losing an ally in Obama, see cause for worry, and hope, with a President Trump
(Alaska) -- A remarkable era for Alaska Natives and American Indians under President Barack Obama is ending and some tribal advocates are worried that progress will slow...

11/12/2016

article Donald Trump Compared to Andrew Jackson
(Idaho) -- Even former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, a close Trump confidante and advisor, compared Trump favorably with Jackson. "This is like Andrew Jackson...
article Navajo Nation Administration On Trump Presidency
(Arizona) -- After a long campaign, Donald Trump claimed victory on Nov. 8, becoming the 45th President of the United States, securing the 270 electoral votes needed to...
article Quinault Indian Nation hopes Trump is true to his word
(Washington) -- The Quinault Indian Nation wishes to share a message in good faith with President-Elect Donald Trump, according to President Fawn Sharp.

11/10/2016

article Controversial quotes from the people tipped for Donald Trump's cabinet
(UK) -- Donald Trump’s election victory may have shocked swathes of America, but his team made sure they were prepared. Staff charged with ensuring a smooth...
article No, A Trump Presidency Is Not Good News For The Advancement Of U.S. Online Gambling
(USA) -- Donald Trump is the newest president of the United States. From our corner of the world, his presence in the Oval Office may have almost no impact on the...
article President-Elect Donald Trump’s Strong Las Vegas Ties Could Impact Casinos and Gambling Legislation
(USA) -- President-elect Donald Trump’s newest piece of high-profile real estate will be his occupancy at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. And after the Republican takes...
article Tribes brace for change with Republicans in control in Washington
(Washington D.C.) -- With President Barack Obama preparing for a smooth transition of power to Republican Donald Trump, Indian Country is adjusting to a new political...

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