Could "Historical Racing" Be Coming To Illinois?State Rep. Dwight Kay (R-Glen Carbon) proposes it as way to prop up sagging horse racing track revenue.
Quinn Still Stands In Way Of Slots At Ill. Racetracks Governor has concerns not addressed by proposed gambling expansion bills.
Illinois Gambling Expansion Bill in TroubleGov Quinn says the gambling expansion bill is full of loopholes and likely won’t make it law.
Quinn Hopes For Gambling Expansion in 2012The 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.
Pension Reform, Gambling Expansion on Agenda as Illinois Lawmakers Return to Work Lawmakers return to Springfield this week to resolve a number of outstanding state government issues.
Watchdog Group Warns of Gambling Expansion BillThey say it will be a invitation for unsavory characters.
Gambling Cash Flows to Ill. Campaign CoffersState does not ban such donations as 6 others do.
Gambling Expansion Bill Not a Done Deal YetThe bill would add five casinos, expand existing casinos, and add slot machines at race tracks and the Chicago airports.