Daley Says He'll Seek License for Chicago-Owned Casino
- Newsmakers. // Casino Journal;Jul2004, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p8
Presents news briefs related to the gambling industry in the U.S. as of July 2004. Announcement made by New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey regarding tax on casinos in 2006; Appeal of Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard M. Daley to state legislature regarding his proposal for a casino construction;...
- Long odds for mayor's casino play. Tita, Bob // Crain's Chicago Business;5/12/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 19, p3
If mayor of Chicago, Illinois Richard M. Daley gets his way, the city would become the first U.S. city to own a casino. Daley wants the city to own the casino, in order to maximize proceeds for schools, parks, streets and other public purposes. Plan for financing the hundreds of millions of...
- Chicago Casino: Answer to Problems? Or Cause of More? Wheeler, Liz // North Western Financial Review;4/15/2008, Vol. 193 Issue 8, p21
The article reports on the bill proposed by mayor Richard M. Daley regarding the creation of city-owned casino in Chicago, Illinois. The idea of the proposal was due to the revenue shortage faced by Chicago. It is averred that legislature is studying the bill which has the potential to triple...
- Casino 'favorites' may dog city plan. Buchthal, Kristina // Crain's Chicago Business;9/27/2004, Vol. 27 Issue 39, p6
This article reports that under legislation supported by Chicago Mayor Richard Daley and state lawmakers, casinos of Chicago, Illinois, would have several advantages over current casinos: more than twice as many slot machines and table games, city ownership of the casino license, operating on...
- Daley's play strengthens GOP's hand. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;5/17/2004, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p1
After a year out of Springfield, Illinois' power loop, General Assembly Republicans have been dealt back into the game by Mayor Richard M. Daley's move to bring casino gambling to Chicago. The case is much the same with the state budget. With splits multiplying among governor Rod Blagojevich and...
- Daley Budget Big on One-Shots. SHIELDS, YVETTE // Bond Buyer;10/14/2010, Vol. 374 Issue 33398, p1
The article unveils the 2011 budget proposed by the Mayor Richard Daley in Chicago, Illinois. He states that about 6.15 billion dollars budget relies on a series of revenue from tax-increment financing funds, reserves, and surplus. It also states that he proposed spending plan limits new...
- ILLINOIS: Daley's Casino Dream. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;10/9/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31488, p33
Reports on attempts made by Richard Daley, Mayor of Chicago, Illinois to secure land-based casino license for the city. Reasons for Daley's interest in a Casino; Budgetary restrictions over Daley; Other sources of revenue explored by Chicago city.
- City should try casino bet, then sports play. Cappo, Joe // Crain's Chicago Business;2/17/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p8
Reports that Chicago, Illinois' mayor Richard M. Daley is looking favorable at casino gambling in the city. Impact of casinos on the budget of the city; Benefits of operating casinos in the city; Agencies who are running casinos.
- Daley: No Property Tax Hike. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;6/2/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33326, p7
The article reports on the statement made by Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard Daley concerning that he would not seek a property tax hike in the 2011 budget.