Illinois Lottery May Go Private

O'Connor, Colleen Marie
June 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;6/5/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 22, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposed 10-million dollar lottery business privatization deal in Illinois. According to Illinois Office of Management and Budget director John Filan, the initiative was triggered by the growing competition in the gaming industry which is risking the development of the state's lottery business. If the privatization pushes through, the state is expected to incur payment and operating costs annually.


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