New York Casino

Patrons lining up at Resorts World Catskills on opening day.
Allison Dunne

The fourth and largest casino built in New York after state licenses were issued opened this morning. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne reports from Resorts World Catskills casino in Sullivan County.

Rep. Paul Tonko
Lucas Willard / WAMC

New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat representing the Capital Region, spoke with WAMC for an upcoming Congressional Corner segment on Thursday. He was asked about the many possible casino proposals being discussed within his district.

County Lawmakers OK Oneida Indian Deal

May 29, 2013

New York Legislators in Oneida County have approved a state-brokered agreement with the Oneida Indians involving land claims and gambling rights.

Members of the Oneida County Board of Legislators on Tuesday voted 16 to 13 to approve the broad agreement with the Oneida Indian Nation announced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo this month.