Chicago’s Proposed Casino Hits Snag: Not Enough ‘Profit’ for Private Investors

Chicago (the “Loop”) at Dusk. Gleaming Towers Dedicated to the Service and Worship of Capitalism( image)

A study commissioned by the City of Chicago on where to build the city’s first land-based gambling casino says that none of the five proposed locations are “financially feasible” due to high taxes and fees built into the legislation authorizing the casino. That law was passed earlier this year by the Illinois General Assembly and signed by the new Governor…



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