Casinos Take A Hit, November Elections Reviewed

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A lady playing the slots.
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We look at how the coronavirus pandemic has hit tribal casinos and other tourism attractions on state reservations. Then, we examine how the fall elections were administered ahead of next week’s school superintendent primary.

Featured in this Show

  • Tribal Tourism In Wisconsin Drops

    The pandemic caused a nearly 82 percent drop in tribal gaming payments to the state last year, according to a new report by the Wisconsin Policy Forum. We talk about what this loss means for tribal communities. Our guest also shares what reservations have to offer tourists other than casinos.

  • What Wisconsin Election Organizers Learned From 2020 Races

    The administrator of Wisconsin’s state elections agency reviews how the November presidential election went in light of audits and other routine checks. We also preview the upcoming Feb. 16 statewide primary.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Keegan Kyle Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Suzette Brewer Guest
  • Meagan Wolfe Guest