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Another Area In Which Local Governments Misspend




    Local governments near Indian casinos receive money to mitigate the impacts -- economic, environmental, traffic, etc. -- of their proximity to gambling.

    But, in yet another example of the shell game that constitutes California local finance, a new report from the State Auditor says many localities aren't spending that money where they should. Jim Miller of the Press Enterprise, a leader in coverage of Indian gaming issues, has details here.