Gtech files to form Political Action Committee in Nevada

RENO, Nev. ( & KRNV) -- The company that recently bought IGT has filed to form a Political Action Committee in the state of Nevada.

On the registration form, Italian Lottery operator G-Tech simply stated its purpose was "to make federal and state campaign contributions."

About a month ago, G-Tech entered into an agreement to buy Las Vegas-based gaming company IGT for almost $5 billion.