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Illinois Governor Vetoes Gambling Expansion

Illinois Governor Vetoes Gambling Expansion

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn Aug. 28 vetoed a gaming expansion measure that would have allowed slot machines at racetracks and authorized five new casinos around the state, but hinted he may approve if changes are made.

Track Slots Bill to Floor of Illinois House

A bill that would dramatically expand Illinois gaming, including permitting slot machines at the state's racetracks, has advanced to the floor of the Illinois House of Representatives with bipartisan support.

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