Tag Archives: Gov Quinn
- Gov Quinn on hot seat to sign gambling expansion bill
September 9, 2011
Opponents and proponents of the Illinois gambling expansion bill have all grown tired of Gov. Quinn’s stalling. Yesterday, behind Chicago Rahm Emanuel a proponent of the gambling expansion bill, Chicago Aldermen put the Governor on the hot seat as the Chicago City Council passed a resolution urging Quinn to sign...
- Former Illinois Gov backs gambling expansion bill
August 9, 2011
With all the backlash from opponents the Illinois gambling bill has received, it was almost strange to hear a strong vote of confidence for it, particularly when that vote came from former Illinois governor, Jim Edgar. Jim Edgar sided with proponents from the state’s horse racing industry today to encourage...
- Illinois Supreme Court approves video gambling
July 12, 2011
Seven Illinois Supreme Court justices voted unanimously Monday to support a multi-billion dollar jobs program that will be funded by increased taxes on services and products and the addition of as many as 30,000 slot machines in many of the state’s restaurants and bars. The construction program was strongly supported...
Gambling expansion now in play as Kentucky pension crisis looms
September 21, 2017
Vietnam’s new boss ‘a negative for gaming expansion’: analyst
January 29, 2016
Massachusetts lawmakers release new gambling expansion bill
August 23, 2011