The fight for a casino, what does the governor have to say?

The fight for a casino, what does the governor have to say?

Posted: Mar 22, 2019 6:15 PM
Updated: Mar 22, 2019 6:15 PM

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will be may first. terre haute is still fighting for senate bill 5-5-2. that legislation would bring a casino to the city. wednesday--- news 10's jon swaner was at the statehouse for a hearing on the bill.. we continue coverage for you tonight... news 10's richard solomon spoke with indiana governor eric holcomb today.. he shares his thoughts on the legislation. < senate bill 5-5-2 is awaiting its second hearing for a house committee.. but state leaders say they aren't giving up on the fight. there were 100 people from vigo county that showed up to support this. some believe... that amount of people showing up proves that vigo county is on board for the bill. we spoke to representatives about their thoughts on the bill's chances on passing the house. "i know that myself and the rest of the contingent of vigo county we've been working very hard talking to our colleagues and letting them know the positives of having a casino move to terre haute is " we also caught up with governer eric holocomb. he applauds the people of terre haute coming togther in such great fashion "we depend as a state on the revenue that's generated from our casinos/// i think it's completely appropriate to be having this conversation in the legislatior at this very moment " morrison believes this bill will go all the way down to the wire. as always we will continue to keep you updated with the latest reporting in the news room im news 10's richard solomon. back to you.>
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