gambling http://tspr.org en Major Gambling Expansion Vetoed in Illinois http://tspr.org/post/major-gambling-expansion-vetoed-illinois <p>Governor Pat Quinn is hearing both praise and criticism for his decision to veto a large gambling&nbsp; package.<br><br>Lawmakers who pushed the gaming plan said he has been&nbsp; unwilling to work with them. But Quinn is also getting a few pats on the back.<br><br>Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel is one of the detractors. He planned to keep pushing to have a&nbsp; casino built in the city.<br><br>The proposal Quinn dismissed would also have allowed casinos to be built in Danville, Park City, Rockford, and at an undetermined spot in Chicago's south suburbs.<br> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 22:45:44 +0000 Rich Egger 20720 at http://tspr.org Major Gambling Expansion Vetoed in Illinois