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Illinois Makes Massive Move in Gambling Expansion

Joan Mantini
Illinois is expected to see quite the push forward in gambling after the Senate lawmakers approved a substantial gambling expansion bill yesterday. With this, legalized sports betting will be coming to the state, along with six new casinos, the option for racinos and slots added to Chicago airports. Casinos, racetracks......
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This Week In US Sports Betting February 19 To February 25

Joss Wood
The year is still fresh but already sports betting legislative action is moving forward in several states. In New Jersey where legal sports betting is already well established, there is a new online sportsbook from the Golden Nugget. Last week was a busy one for sports betting news. The Golden......
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New Report Assesses Proposals to Legalize Sports Betting in Illinois

Joan Mantini
A program to legalize sports betting could create 2,500 jobs, increase tax revenue by $100 million annually, grow the Illinois economy by over $500 million and reduce illicit black market gambling, according to a new study by the Illinois Economic Policy Institute (ILEPI) and the Project for Middle Class Renewal......