Springfield Journal-Register: Illinois horse breeders fading as other states pass on by

Yesterday, the newspaper from our state capital detailed the worsening plight of the Illinois Horse Industry following another General Assembly[...]

Sun-Times Editorial: A better gaming bill

Today the Chicago Sun-Times issued an editorial in favor of the SB 1739, the gaming bill that passed through the[...]

Jacksonville Journal-Courier/Alton Telegraph: Why does the state of Illinois continue to break its promises to the horse racing industry?

This morning the Jacksonville Journal-Courier and Alton Telegraph issued an editorial detailing the financial setbacks incurred by the Illinois horsemen[...]

IRJA Chairman Bill Black on Radio Around the State

This week, Chairman of the Illinois Revenue and Jobs Alliance and former State Representative Bill Black has been talking to[...]

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[...]

Southtown Star asks: What’s Quinn Really Want on Gaming Expansion?

“So, another chance to get a casino in the Southland and, more importantly, in Chicago, has failed, this time via[...]

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[...]

stltoday.com’s Bill McClellan: Racetracks offer lessons casinos can’t match

Editorial by Bill McClellan “Sadly, Fairmount Park is in danger. The problem is casinos. “There was a time when the[...]

Editorial: Work out casino deal quickly

Editorial Chicago Sun-Times “It’s time to resolve this. Illinois and Chicago need the money an expansion of gambling could bring,[...]

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