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How Video Gambling Companies Influence Local And State Politics

 A new ProPublica Illinois investigation found that one of the largest video gambling operators in the state is behind recent efforts to expand legal gambling and build a casino in Waukegan near land they control.

Morning Shift breaks down video gambling in Illinois and its impact on local politics.

GUEST: Jason Grotto, ProPublica Illinois reporter

LEARN MORE: From Truck Stops to Elections, a River of Gambling Money Is Flooding Waukegan (ProPublica Illinois 8/13/19)

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