The mayor of the east-central Illinois town Danville is still hoping to cash in on bringing a casino to the city. Mayor Scott Eisenhauer says he's talked about gaming expansion with Governor Bruce Rauner.
An Illinois legislator is trying to re-start negotiations over a big expansion of gambling. Talks broke down in May, and Democratic state Representative Bob Rita, from Blue Island, says nothing has happened since then.
Supporters of gambling expansion in Illinois are scrambling to negotiate the bill in Springfield. A plan to add five casinos in Illinois, including one in Chicago, is still being negotiated as state legislators are scheduled to end their session on Friday.