Illinois governor signs $45 billion state construction bill

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law a massive expansion of gambling in Illinois and a $45 billion construction and infrastructure plan during a ceremony at the Lincoln Depot, Friday, June 28, 2019, in Springfield, Ill. The capital plan plan that will pour $45 billion into state construction projects to build and upgrade roads, bridges, parks and schools — and will require drivers, smokers and gamblers to pick up the tab.