Tribes hit the jackpot
Last updated 2/21/2008 at Noon
Voters in Riverside and San Diego counties approved massive future expansions of Indian gaming. About 63 percent of Riverside County voters – the highest in the state – cast ballots in favor of gaming expansions at major casinos. San Diego County voters showed strong support at 60 percent in favor of future gaming expansions.
The four tribes targeted by the statewide measures are all located in the two counties.
About 56 percent of voters statewide backed the four measures, with the highest opposition coming from Bay Area counties.
In all, voters in 15 of the state’s 58 counties re...