Navajo Nation’s gambling compact still up in the air

Pojoaque gambling digital slot machine

SANTA FE (KRQE) – With less than two weeks left in the legislative session, the Navajo Nation is worried about their expiring gambling compact.

If a new compact is not approved before the session ends, American Indian tribes will have to pull the plug on their casinos this summer – leaving thousands unemployed.

Lawmakers are expected to take up the compact later this week.

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