Illinois Senate President John Cullerton expects a vote on a state gambling expansion next week, but the outcome is far from certain. Read »
As Gov. Pat Quinn puts his foot down on slots at racetracks, New York City's Aqueduct Racetrack opens a casino that attracts 15,000 gamblers. Read »
When Ward Room asked the governor's press reps, a spokesman confirmed the governor will "lay out his vision for the casino bill." Read »
Gov. Pat Quinn announced he would veto a bill in its current form to expand...View gallery »
“We had a great meeting with the Governor. He’s very interested in the agribusiness in Illinois, so we wanted to explain to him the importance of this bill to horse racing," said Tim Carey, the President... Read »
Maybe Secretary of Education Arne Duncan can be the peacemaker between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Pat Quinn, who are at odds over casino legislation. Read »
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