Robert Ruiz, El Paso Metro Well, the Sun shines upon the Sun Bowl in 2001 and El Paso greets 2002 with strong optimism. The shock of 911 is wearing off and in its stead remains vigilance, patriotism and resolve that it never happen again. Talk of taxes recedes and dialogue about the future of the… Read More Happy New Year!
By Lupe Weaver, El Paso Metro I am writing to support the Tigua Tribe known as the Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo. Why are you trying so hard to destroy what they have worked so hard to build? In destroying the Tiguas, you hurt El Paso County. Do you not understand that the Tiguas are part… Read More An Open Letter to the Honorable Rick Perry
El Paso Metro A federal judge has ordered the Tigua Reservation’s Speaking Rock Casino closed by November 30th. The decision is now headed for the Court of Appeals in New Orleans. Meanwhile, the Tigua Reservation has engaged a strong public relations campaign to shore up public support for the Casino. The economic impact of the… Read More Tiguas Fight for Sovereignty
By. T. Camacho, El Paso Metro A petition circulating around the city to support theTigua Reservation Speaking Rock Casino garnered 300 signatures in 2 hours at a recent fundraiser. The large number of signatures collected by one supporter is evidence of the widespread support the Tigua’s effort to keep the Casino open enjoys around the… Read More Controversial Casino Gains Support