tribes http://kvpr.org en Study Shows California Tribal Gaming Casinos Have Big Economic Impact http://kvpr.org/post/study-shows-california-tribal-gaming-casinos-have-big-economic-impact <p>A new study shows that tribal gaming casinos have a $7.5 billion impact on California&rsquo;s economy.</p><p>The report comes as Governor Jerry Brown considers whether to approve two new tribal casinos that would add to the 60 already in the state.</p><p>Beacon Economics conducted the study. It shows tribal gaming has helped create 52-thousand jobs in industries throughout the state.</p><p>Steve Stallings is with the California Nations Indian Gaming Association which commissioned the study. He says the report also shows their casinos generate significant tax revenue.</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 23:11:06 +0000 Amy Quinton 1877 at http://kvpr.org