"The biggest impact of the casino other than being another recreational venue is the revenue it brings into the county," Dahlkemper said, adding that the casino revenues are also used to make payments on the county's long-term debt and award county grants to various local agencies. "It has allowed us to fund a lot of projects that affect a lot of people in this region. That's a huge positive."
"More capital for business means they can expand and create new jobs," said Rep. Kathy Dahlkemper, Pennsylvania Democrat. "Helping businesses grow is essential to our economic recovery and getting people back to work."