Tag Archives: New York
- Senecas to stop sharing slots revenue with New York on April 1
March 23, 2017
The Seneca Nation of Indians has decided to stop sharing its casino revenue with the state of New York, effectively picking the scab off an old tribal-state wound that had only just begun to heal. On Wednesday, the Senecas announced that their three upstate casinos in Buffalo, Niagara Falls and...
- New York’s online poker fate won’t be known until June
March 21, 2017
New York’s fight to legalize online poker likely won’t face its true make-or-break test until June, according to poker’s prime mover in the state Assembly. New York’s state Senate included online poker language in its budget proposal last week, but the Assembly opted not to include poker in its spending...
- New York state senate approves budget with online poker plan
March 16, 2017
New York’s state Senate has approved a budget proposal that includes language to regulate online poker, but it’s anybody’s guess whether poker will end up in the final version that lands on the governor’s desk. On Wednesday, the New York Senate and Assembly both passed their respective budget proposals, setting...
- New York rakes $3M from daily fantasy sports in first five months
March 6, 2017
New York has hit a flea flicker for a touchdown five months after the state legalizes daily fantasy sports (DFS). The Times Union reported that New York made the right call to legalize DFS in the Big Apple with data from the New York Gaming Commission showing that the state...
- Key New York Assemblyman signals online poker support
February 26, 2017
A key New York state politician has signaled he’s willing to throw his support behind legalizing online poker, significantly boosting the chances of legislative success in 2017. In an interview with FIOS1News’ Andrew Whitman (watch part one here, part two here), Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow (pictured), who chairs the Assembly’s...
- Tioga Downs names Stephanie Rogers director of sales
February 14, 2017
Nichols, N.Y (February 13, 2017) – Tioga Downs, a premier entertainment and gaming destination located in Upstate New York, today announced Stephanie Rogers as their new Director of Sales. Rogers brings a variety of experience in hospitality, most recently having worked for a national hotel chain and a well-known New...