Gambling Category Archive

  • Scott Walker Continues to Court Sheldon Adelson’s Support in Las Vegas

    But the courtship dance began months ago and Gov. Scott Walker is continuing his endeavors to woo casino mogul Sheldon Adelson — most recently with a dinner in Las Vegas. The mega-donor...

    Capital Times, 12/10/2014
  • Will Gov. Walker’s Ethical Flip-Flop Pay Big in Vegas?

    MADISON, Wis. — In previous campaigns, Scott Walker touted legislation he introduced to “ban political contributions from gambling interests.” Now, with presidential ambition dancing in his head, Gov. Walker is headed to Las...

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/14/2014
  • Walker Authored Legislation to Bar Politicians From Accepting Contributions From Casino or Racetrack Owners, Operators or Managers

    The bill prohibited, “any committee or group, from accepting a political contribution made by any person who owns, operates or manages a casino or racetrack in any state, or who is licensed...

    1997 AB 793, 01/01/1997