American Gaming Association News

16 Nov 2020
Commercial gaming revenue totaled $9.04 billion in Q3 2020, reaching 81% of Q3 2019’s total and soaring 294% compared to the historic lows of Q2 that were caused by pandemic-driven casino closures, according to the American Gaming Association.
4 Nov 2020
AGA President and CEO Bill Miller issued a statement following Tuesday’s election that saw ballot initiatives legalize sports betting in Louisiana, Maryland, and South Dakota and expand casino gaming in Colorado, Nebraska and Virginia.
27 Oct 2020
American Gaming Association President and CEO Bill Miller outlined his optimism for the gaming industry’s recovery in AGA’s annual State of the Industry address today at the Global Gaming Expo 2020.
21 Oct 2020
American Gaming Association President and CEO Bill Miller will deliver remarks on industry growth and recovery in his annual State of the Industry address at the Global Gaming Expo.
1 Oct 2020
The war for U.S. sports betting domination has begun, and with over $150 billion in annual revenue up for grabs, the stakes are high.
17 Sep 2020
As the campaign’s first professional sports league partner, NASCAR will develop co-branded content that encourages new and seasoned sports bettors to “Know When To Pit" and bet responsibly.
14 Sep 2020
As part of its commitment, BetMGM announces today the hiring of Richard Taylor to the position of Responsible Gambling Program Manager.
9 Sep 2020
Approximately 13% of American adults plan to bet on NFL games this year despite lower enthusiasm from fans in general about the 2020-21 season, according to a new survey from the American Gaming Association.
2 Sep 2020
Taking place 27-28 October 2020, the program includes keynotes, education sessions, business meetings, and networking opportunities. Keynotes and education programming will be announced in the coming weeks.
13 Aug 2020
Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. gaming industry saw revenue decline in nearly every reported vertical compared to Q2 2019.
25 Jul 2020
American Gaming Association President and CEO Bill Miller released a statement on bipartisan legislation Reps. Dina Titus and Guy Reschenthaler introduced to repeal the federal excise and head taxes.
22 Jul 2020
Bill Miller testified before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on how the regulated sports betting market ensures game and wager integrity, protects collegiate and professional athletes, and helps detect suspicious wagering and unlawful activity.
8 Jul 2020
Annually one of the industry's largest shows, the Global Gaming Expo was scheduled to take place 5-8 October 2020, but has been cancelled due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
16 Jun 2020
Enabling payment choice allows casino customers the ability to supplement cash with safe and secure digital payment options on the casino floor.
21 May 2020
The American Gaming Association welcomed the Trump administration’s executive order to swiftly identify regulatory reform opportunities to help promote job creation and economic growth.
25 Apr 2020
The Small Business Administration released revised regulatory guidelines that permit size-eligible small gaming entities to participate in the Paycheck Protection Program.