Tag Archives: AGA
- 19th Annual AGEM/AGA Golf Classic presented by JCM Global Breaks fundraising records, brings in $155,000
July 6, 2017
LAS VEGAS (July 2017) – The gaming industry broke all previous fundraising records at the 19th annual AGEM/AGA Golf Classic Presented by JCM Global, bringing in an astounding $155,000. Proceeds directly benefit research conducted by the National Center for Responsible Gaming. To date, the Golf Classic has raised more than...
- AGA bets big on coalition fighting US sports betting ban
June 13, 2017
The influential American Gaming Association (AGA) has joined forces with elected officials and law enforcement agencies to push for the lifting of the US federal ban on sports betting. AGA has partnered with local and state elected officials, law enforcement, and pro-sports betting proponents to persuade the national government to...
- Tribes hope for a casino-friendly Trump admin
January 3, 2017
With only a few weeks before the businessman-turned-politician takes over the world’s most powerful office, U.S. tribes are hoping that president-elect Donald Trump will be a good thing for both their people and gaming operations. “We are at the very beginning of the Trump presidency and look forward to engaging...
- Geoff Freeman: Tides are changing for US sports betting
November 2, 2016
In this interview with CalvinAyre’s Rebecca Liggero,, Geoff Freeman of American Gaming Association explains why he believes the prospects for legalization of sports betting are greater today. Unlike in the past decades, more Americans are now becoming open in terms of legalizing sports betting in the country. In a recent...
- G2E Las Vegas 2016 Day 4 Recap
September 30, 2016
CalvinAyre.com returned to the Sands Expo in Las Vegas for the final day of G2E 2016, always the quietest day on the expo floor but not necessarily the dullest. Today we came across plenty of food, drink, models, loud music, zombies, huge virtual reality displays and our personal favorite, an...
- Legal sports betting expansion to reap US $11.9B in revenue – study
September 7, 2016
The US will earn nearly $12 billion in gross gaming revenue if legalized sports betting will be extended beyond Nevada and other states where it is currently lawful The Las Vegas Sun reported that Gambling Compliance Research Services (GCRS) has released its latest research note on the sports betting industry...
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
Nevada legalizes Parimutuel Betting on eSports
October 17, 2017