Rahm says he needs a city-owned casino to bring in revenue to save Chicago from its disastrous fiscal mess. But Illinois consumers are already bombarded with casino choices, half a dozen within driving distance of downtown Chicago. No wonder from 2007-2014 gaming revenue in Illinois fell 30 percent.
A city-owned Chicago casino would destroy businesses, increase corruption, and put Illinois further in debt.
Tell Governor Rauner not to let Emanuel give taxpayer money to his union buddies!