Lawmaker proposes bill that could keep local bingo hall open

By The Enterprise Published 4:04 pm, Wednesday, February 14, 2018 A week after a federal judge ruled the Alabama-Coushatta must shut down their gambling operations, U.S. Rep. Brian Babin introduced legislation that would permit the tribe’s popular electronic bingo hall east of Woodville to stay open. The bill, co-sponsored by Babin and representatives from Alaska, Arizona…

Alabama-Coushatta Tribe Praises Congressman Babin for Introducing Bill to Preserve Jobs at Naskila Gaming

(Livingston, Texas — February 14) – The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas thanked U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (R-TX 36) for filing legislation that will help protect the 330 jobs at Naskila Gaming, the Tribe’s electronic bingo entertainment facility located on its reservation near Livingston. The legislation introduced by Congressman Babin on February 8, 2018, HR 4985,…