When it comes to casinos, Arkansas politics still gets wacky – with Memphis and Tunica in the crosshairs

By , Daily Memphian Published: October 26, 2018 5:20 PM CT
Michael Nelson
Daily Memphian

Michael Nelson

Michael Nelson is contributing editor and columnist for The Daily Memphian, the political analyst for WMC-TV, and the Fulmer professor of political science at Rhodes College. His latest books are “Clinton's Elections: 1992, 1996, and the Birth of a New Era of  Governance" and “The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2018.”

Early voting started in Arkansas on Monday. Memphis and Tunica aren’t on the ballot, but they may as well be.


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