Indiana lawmakers are proposing to cut riverboat casino taxes and allow the floating gambling halls to move onto land to help them face growing competition from neighboring states.A state Senate committee is expected to take up a bill this week overhauling casino taxes, although estimates aren't
It’s been a big week for the Gary Chicago International Airport. Commercial flights began again earlier this week with Allegiant Air taking off from Gary’s lakefront airport to the sunny skies of Orlando, Florida.
WBEZ’s Kristen McQueary discussed the ripple effect of Illinois' pension problem, the state's recent downgrade of its credit rating and the latest on a report from the Illinois Gaming Board and explained what the numbers could mean for gambling expansion in Chicago and Illinois.
Fearing further setbacks to their negotiated contracts, members of organized labor are heading into the fall veto session this week with raised fists.Their angst is shared by dozens of special interest groups including retirees, casino operators and state vendors competing for scarce revenue in what