Representative Dosch, I fail to comprehend how anyone can be so phenomenally ignorant in this day & age - the age of "instant knowledge / enlightenment" - & make statements such as you did about Indns, 'the Tribes', casinos, & that "the tribes should step up & help their people" as reported in the Bismarck Tribune. Just what do you think the purpose of casinos is, Representative? Do you think? Have you ever thought about it? Inquired? Hm? I doubt it.
The purpose of casinos, Rep. Dosch, is jobs for Ndn People. But in order for casinos to make a BIG difference in the economic situations on our Reservations, they need a large wealthy population to support them. Until the Bakken Boondoggle hit North Dakota recently, there was no such population, as you know.
Regardless of all of that, you own a hotel so ... Read More