Category Archives: Press Releases

New gaming legislation will create jobs and generate revenue

New Bill Addresses Governor’s Concerns FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday March 11, 2013 Springfield, Ill.—Last week, Illinois moved a step closer[...]

Illinois Revenue & Jobs Alliance Response to Quinn’s Veto of Gaming Bill

“We missed an opportunity today to add 20,000 new jobs and generate more than $1 billion in one-time licensing fees[...]

Gaming Analyst: Illinois Gaming Expansion Opponents ‘Completely Misrepresent’ Analysis

The letter below was sent to Illinois Revenue & Jobs Alliance Chairman Bill Black from Joseph Weinert, Senior Vice President[...]

Crain’s Chicago Business Poll: 61% Support Illinois Gaming Expansion

Illinois Supports a Gaming Solution Almost 2:1 A poll conducted for Crain’s Chicago by Ipsos and released today (June 25), shows[...]

Following the passage of the Illinois Gaming Expansion Bill (SB1849) by the General Assembly the Illinois Revenue & Jobs Alliance[...]

New Poll: Illinoisians Overwhelmingly Support Gaming Solution

Residents ready for economic benefits, jobs new legislation will bring   More than 60 percent of Illinois residents support a[...]

Report: Gaming bill would add $200 million annually, more than 20,500 jobs

New Revenue & Jobs Alliance champions revenue and jobs benefits of gaming expansion Springfield,Ill—A newly released independent study estimates that pending legislation[...]

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