Monday, December 5th, 2016

Governor Scott Walker made a surprise announcement today, April 1st, that he will not seek re-election. Walker told the stunned members of the capital press corps, all three of them, that he will instead pursue a career as an Indian Casino gaming manager. “After studying and studying the casino business for the last year trying […]

Waukesha Freeman 11/14/2013 Page A5 Opinion Walker’s waffling on casino unworthy Time to make a decision So much for deadlines. It’s a good thing Gov. Scott Walker isn’t a newspaper columnist because we sailed right past his original deadline on a casino decision into a waffle time warp. (The Waukesha Freeman’s copy editor is laughing […]

The always subtle Sara Conrad in her quiet, demure way of expressing herself, asks Governor Scott Walker to come to a decision on the proposed Kenosha casino: Seriously….MAKE A DAMN DECISION. It’s an effing CASINO…not tearing down the damn Berlin Wall or figuring out how to disarm Iran. Nut up, Governor. You sure weren’t dosey […]

Over at RightWisconsin, they asked a number of conservatives if they thought Governor Scott Walker should give his okay for a new casino, and if he’ll give his okay for a casino. I explain there’s actually a third choice before I suggest which way Walker should decide. What Wisconsin should do is repeal the lottery […]

I believe that maybe somewhere in the darkness In the nighttime, In the storm In the casino Casino Spanish eyes When Governor Scott Walker laid out the criteria for allowing a casino in Kenosha, I’m surprised the Menomonee tribe rolled the dice to try to meet them. The criteria were obviously written with no intention […]

Assembly moves to save Indians  More offensive things to worry about Waukesha Freeman Page A6  Opinion  October 17, 2013 We’re getting closer to saving the Mukwonago Indians. The state Assembly voted on Tuesday to change the law that allows the Department of Public Instruction to decide on the basis of one complaint that a school’s […]

“Chieftains” are no more. (Thks: Owen) The Osseo-Fairchild School District in western Wisconsin was ordered Tuesday to drop its Chieftains nickname and logo after the state determined it was race-based and promoted discrimination and harassment. The state Department of Public Instruction’s first-of-its-kind order comes under a new state law that went into effect in May. […]

Evan Zeppos’ efforts to make the case for competition for Indian casino gaming takes the Casino Competition for Wisconsin blog to Detroit. The MGM Grand Detroit competes with two other downtown casinos, the MotorCity Casino and Greektown Casino. All three started out as temporary facilities – and despite heavy competition, they thrived. MotorCity casino opened […]

Evan Zeppos’ efforts to make the case for competition for Indian casino gaming takes the Casino Competition for Wisconsin blog to Detroit. The MGM Grand Detroit competes with two other downtown casinos, the MotorCity Casino and Greektown Casino. All three started out as temporary facilities – and despite heavy competition, they thrived. MotorCity casino opened […]