State Rep. Dwight Kay (R-Glen Carbon) proposes it as way to prop up sagging horse racing track revenue.
Governor has concerns not addressed by proposed gambling expansion bills.
Gov Quinn says the gambling expansion bill is full of loopholes and likely won’t make it law.
The governor says he sticks by his framework for a scaled-down gambling expansion plan that calls for five new casinos, but does not allow slot machines at race tracks.
Lawmakers return to Springfield this week to resolve a number of outstanding state government issues.
They say it will be a invitation for unsavory characters.
State does not ban such donations as 6 others do.
The bill would add five casinos, expand existing casinos, and add slot machines at race tracks and the Chicago airports.