Common Cause Education Fund Report: The Campaign Contributions Lobbying Expenditures of The Gambling Industry in Illinois

September 17, 2012



A report which looks at lobbying of the gambling industry in Illinois. The report reads in part: 'Over a ten-year period in which it sought to dramatically expand legalized gambling and turn Illinois into the Las Vegas of the Midwest, the gambling industry gave $9.7 million in campaign contributions to elected officials, political candidates, and political parties between the beginning of 2002 and June 30, 2012. '

READ: Common Cause Education Fund Report: The Campaign Contributions & Lobbying Expenditures of The Gambling Industry in Illinois


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