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Comanche Nation Statement From Chairman William Nelson, Sr.


September 15, 2019

LAWTON, Okla., Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --

On February 16, 2017, the Comanche Nation sent a letter to then-Governor Fallin advocating for respectful government-to-government negotiations to update the gaming compact between the State of Oklahoma and the Comanche Nation. The Comanche Nation did not receive a response from the State until new Governor Stitt sent a letter dated July 5, 2019 to all Oklahoma tribes taking a faulty legal position that the compacts do not automatically renew on January 1, 2020. William Nelson Sr., the Chairman of the Comanche Business Committee said, "plain and...

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