Jul 02 1992 -
"We have made significant progress -- with an impressive atmosphere of cooperation, but it is clear that we have a great deal of serious work to do in negotiating a compromise. It remains my hope that the results of our effort will be legislation that the Senate will be able to approve before the August recess.
It is clear that there is a better understanding, by all parties, of the issues related to Indian gaming, and there is also a better understanding of the problems with this complex matter. In our meeting today, I observed a greater sense of optimism among all participants about the likelihood of an agreement that everyone can live with."