Friday, November 23, 2018

Election Results

Village News - Pala Tribe announces election results


PALA – The Pala Band of Mission Indians announced last week that all of the incumbent candidates for the Tribal Council were overwhelmingly re-elected, including Chairman Robert Smith.


“I am extremely proud to continue to serve the Tribe as chairman,” said Robert Smith, re-elected Tribal Chairman of the Pala Band of Mission Indians. “We had a great election turnout and the strong support for all members of the Tribal Council shows confidence in the progress we have made culturally, socially and economically. The Tribal Council and I look forward to continuing this progress and achieving even more in the years to come.”

Also, Pala sent out a Press Release:


The Pala Band of Mission Indians is a federally recognized tribe whose reservation is located along the Palomar Mountain range approximately 30 miles northeast of San Diego. The majority of the over 900 tribal members live on the 12,000-acre reservation, established for Cupeño and Luiseño Indians, who consider themselves to be one proud people – Pala.


Click the links above if you want to read the full press releases.

It needs to be noted that there are (2) reservations at Pala, not one.  The PBMI wss formerly known as the Pala Band of Luiseno Mission Indians.  Land adjacent to Old Pala was bought for the Warner Ranch Evictees.


Reinstatement_Restitution said...

Progress? We don't need no stinking progress. At least not what Smith thinks is progress. Enjoy your per capita reduction, and please approve an administrative budget without any changes. Cost cutting is for members only. Admin can't take any reduction. Pala Security needs new vehicles for the comfort of their sleep.

Anonymous said...

The Webster Dictionary just discovered a new meaning of the word
Stupid = a band of Native Americans called PBMI who support lies,
corruption, murders, fraud, drug running, and many more illegal acts
done by their Tribal leaders.

Anonymous said...

If that news paper wants to write a good article about Smith and Pala they should talk to some of the Tribal Members that the EC has screwed over.
That would be a article worth reading.

Anonymous said...

Robert and Theresa better think twice about lowering the per capita, not giving anyone notice on how much, gee....give people time to plan and budget. Not everyone gets the full monthly per capita because of loans, child or spousal support, etc. I'll be damned if they get bonuses but not the Tribal members. If we're so broke sell those friggin jets,no raises, and no raises for the different departments.

Anonymous said...

PBMI (Pala Band of Mission IDIOTS), just saying.

Anonymous said...

In order to stop the cut of our per cap there are only 2 ways to stop it.
#1- vote to not cut it no matter what they say.
#2- Kill the corrupt son of a bitches and dump there ass over the embankment on pala temecula rd.
Or in the ponds on hwy 76 where security is always sleeping.
I guess number 2 is the only option because everyone is afraid to stand up and make motions at the meetings that would go against Rob or Nieto.
At the very least someone should kick their asses real good and let them know that the people are not going to sit idle anymore.
If it is voted down by the General Membership then they can not cut it.
We all know that at the next meeting they will be ready will a bunch of lies and blame the management at the Casino for the cut.
The managers don't seem to know any thing about what we were told at the last meeting, they say the Casino is doing very well.
Also the construction project that is going on is covered by a line of credit issued by a bank so they can not blame the cut on that part.
They just need the money for Pala Interactive to fund the online gaming bullshit which they refuse to talk about to the members.
Like I said either vote4 not to cut the members per cap or kill them.

Anonymous said...

These are not the Tribes Election results they are results of Robert Smiths election results.