Potawatomi casino


The Menominee tribe has until Tuesday to win unanimous support for a new casino in Kenosha.

Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin

Earlier this week, Governor Scott Walker called for a meeting with the leaders of Wisconsin’s 11 Indian tribes to discuss plans for a Menominee casino in Kenosha.

Ann-Elise Henzl

Milwaukee leaders say the city could lose thousands of jobs, if the Menominee tribe is allowed to build a new casino.

Republican Mike Ellis says the governor is contradicting the principle of free enterprise, by putting certain restrictions on a potential casino.

Ann-Elise Henzl

Leaders of the Menominee tribe held a news conference at the state Capitol on Tuesday.