Sen. Schmitt has submitted legislation that would allow only 10 percent of a city’s budget to be derived from traffic fines. The law currently allows 30 percent.
The automaker posted a net profit of $1.38 billion, or 81 cents per share, from July through September.
Pet security deposits register in the hundreds of dollars and are getting steeper. Now, a monthly rental payment ranging from $10 to $50 is quickly becoming the norm, adding to the cost.
“Business is not created, it just moves. And everything is getting sucked into the black hole. That’s what Ballpark Village is.”
It’s now been two years since video gaming came to Illinois. So has having the opportunity to gamble in bars, restaurants and veterans’ halls kept people from going to casinos?
Is the gravy train over for the casino industry? Atlantic City’s gambling collapse sends shivers across the gaming industry – while revenue for half of the St. Louis-area casinos are also dropping.
A recent decline in Missouri’s casino revenues is raising questions among lawmakers about the extent to which the state can continue to rely on gambling revenue.
The departments of Revenue, Agriculture and Financial and Professional Regulation posted draft rules online to address how dispensaries and cultivation centers will be regulated and taxed.
Missouri is looking for other sources of money for education and health care after experiencing shortfalls in gambling and tobacco revenues.
A new report says Missouri revenues are up 2.7 percent through the first three months of the fiscal year from the same period last year.