casinos http://kunm.org en Future Of Navajo Gaming Compact In Question http://kunm.org/post/future-navajo-gaming-compact-question <p>A Gaming compact between the Navajo Nation and the State of New Mexico failed to receive a vote by the state legislature before the end of session. With no agreement in place between the Nation and the State, the Navajo gaming industry could now be at risk, as well as nearly a thousand jobs.</p><p><br>The current Navajo Nation Gaming Compact is set to expire in 2015. However, with the states next legislative session focused only on budget matters, tribal officials say there will be no chance for the bill to be heard next year, leading to an expiration of the agreement.</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 22:52:33 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 26569 at http://kunm.org Future Of Navajo Gaming Compact In Question