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HRABE: Follow The Money

Follow the money. It’s hard to be un-emotional headed into postseason play. As you watch your team over the final few weeks of the regular season, in whatever sport it is you’re watching, you tend […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–04/16/2014

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Illinois Lawmaker Holds Forum on Expanding Gambling

State Rep. Robert Rita couldn’t get officials with Fairmount Park or Casino Queen to sign on for expanded gambling in Illinois.

01/29/2014

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Missouri Tobacco, Gambling Revenues Falling Short

Missouri is looking for other sources of money for education and health care after experiencing shortfalls in gambling and tobacco revenues.

01/23/2014

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HRABE: #GetMoney Picks 10/5

Hrabe #GetMoney Picks: Ball State +4 at Virginia Illinois/Nebraska over 61.5 Syracuse +14 vs Clemson  Patriots PK @ Bengals Colts +3 vs Seahawks Last week: 3-1-1 This Season: 13-10-2

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–10/05/2013

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Sports Hub #GetMoney Picks

Another week, 5 more #GetMoney picks, along with picks from Paul Bessire of PredictionMachine.com & Adam Kramer of Bleacher Report. 3-2 last week on our #GetMoney picks, so let’s try and improve this week. Happy […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–09/27/2013

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Illinois Gaming Board Considers 24-Hour Casinos

The Illinois Gaming Board currently requires casinos to close for at least two hours a day but is considering a plan that would allow owners the option to operate around the clock.

09/10/2013

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Illinois Law Takes Child Support From Casino Winnings

The proceeds would be turned over to the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to be distributed to the families.

08/19/2013

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Another Down Month for Area Casinos

The biggest decline was at Lumiere Place in downtown St. Louis, where revenue dropped nearly 18 percent. Gambling revenue has fallen at the metropolitan St. Louis casinos every month this year.

08/13/2013

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Nixon Vetoes Bill Changing Underage Gambling Laws

Nixon said the bill would have weakened laws that keep minors out of casinos, though the industry had promoted the measure as a greater deterrent to underage gambling.

07/01/2013

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Quinn Approves of Illinois Gambling Expansion Plan

Quinn says its “imperative” that the gaming board oversees a Chicago casino as well as slot machine that could end up in Chicago’s two airports.

05/06/2013

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