Journal of Gambling Studies

, Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 247–264 | Cite as

A Case Study of a Casino Campaign: Testing the Dombrink-Thompson Model

  • Ronald M. Pavalko


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. Backmann, D. (1998a). County exec, mayor not anti-casino. Kenosha News, January 16, A1 and A8.Google Scholar
  2. Backmann, D. (1998b). Here's the specifics of the plan. Kenosha News, July 17, A8.Google Scholar
  3. Backmann, D. (1998c). Jobless rate cold comfort to minorities. Kenosha News, August 7, C6.Google Scholar
  4. Backmann, D. (1998d). Contractors group endorses casino. Kenosha News, September 15, A5.Google Scholar
  5. Backmann, D. (1998e). Mayor declines to answer clergy's casino question. Kenosha News, September 23, A1 and A10.Google Scholar
  6. Backmann, D. (1998f). UAW local 960, bus drivers back casino. Kenosha News, September 24, A3.Google Scholar
  7. Backmann, D. and Rushing, J. T. (1998). Elected officials split over casino benefits. Kenosha News, October 18, C1 and C2.Google Scholar
  8. Backmann, D. (1999). Closings, but its still a big factory town. Kenosha News, March 3, A1 and A8.Google Scholar
  9. Christiansen, E. M. (1998). Gross annual wager, 1997. Supplement to International Gaming and Wagering Business, August.Google Scholar
  10. Coon, L. S. (1998). Area leaders' reactions mixed. Racine Journal Times, February 22, 11A.Google Scholar
  11. Dombrink, J. and Thompson, W. N. (1990). The last resort: Success and failure in campaigns for casinos. Reno: University of Nevada Press.Google Scholar
  12. Dorman, N. (1998a). Governor sidesteps casino questions. Kenosha News, July 16, A3.Google Scholar
  13. Dorman, N. (1998b). Poll: Voters favor casino 2–1. Kenosha News, August 30, A1 and A8.Google Scholar
  14. Dorman, N. (1999). BOLT campaign exceeds $600,000. Kenosha News, February 3, A1 and A10.Google Scholar
  15. Engles, D. (1998a). Gaming casino must cross hurdles: Governor states opposition to dairyland park plan. Kenosha News, February 13, A1 and A10.Google Scholar
  16. Engles, D. (1998b). Norquist: Governor should say no. Kenosha News, February 14, A3.Google Scholar
  17. Engles, D. (1998c). Casino planners take steps to help compulsive gamblers. Kenosha News, July 19, A1 and A8.Google Scholar
  18. Engles, D. (1998d). Chamber of commerce, police union endorse casino plan. Kenosha News, October 2, A8.Google Scholar
  19. Engels, D. and Backmann, D. (1998). Thompson would not block casino. Kenosha News, February 5, A1 and A8.Google Scholar
  20. Editorial (1998). Casino issue has politicians on fence. Kenosha News, October 18, A6.Google Scholar
  21. Flores, T. (1998a). County counsel requests Doyle's opinion on referendum. Kenosha News, September 4, A3.Google Scholar
  22. Flores, T. (1998b). Attorney general's office staying out of casino fight. September 22, A3.Google Scholar
  23. Jensen, A. (1998). Casino developers answer personal, moral questions. Kenosha News, August 23, A1 and A10.Google Scholar
  24. Krerowicz, J. (1998). Union, Menominee pact appears to benefit labor. Kenosha News, October 28, C4.Google Scholar
  25. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (1998). Milwaukee-Waukesha leads state in pay. February 13, 2D.Google Scholar
  26. NII-JII Entertainment (1998). Paradise Key (proposal submitted to the Community Impact Study Committee), June 18.Google Scholar
  27. Rushing, J. T. (1998a). Casino's impact on employment a major concern, report finds. Kenosha News, October 3, A7.Google Scholar
  28. Rushing, J. T. (1998b). Mayor: My responsibility is to listen. Kenosha News, October 23, C4.Google Scholar
  29. Rushing, J. T. (1998c). Unions, casino investors sign labor agreement. Kenosha News, October 23, C4.Google Scholar
  30. Schultze, S. (1997). Off-reservation casino unlikely, Thompson says. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, April 23, 3A.Google Scholar
  31. Scolaro, J. A. (1998). Governor says Kenosha casino is a long shot. Racine Journal-Times, October 22, 1C.Google Scholar
  32. Spivak, C. (1998a). 3 dream of Kenosha casino. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, March 8, 1D and 6D.Google Scholar
  33. Spivak, C. (1998b). Chicago cash fuels plans for big casino. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, July 19, 1A and 14A.Google Scholar
  34. Thompson, W. N. and Gazel, R. (1995). The last resort revisited: A comment on changes in America, Journal of Gambling Studies, 11, 373–378.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Human Sciences Press, Inc. 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald M. Pavalko
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Wisconsin-ParksideUSA

Personalised recommendations