Statewide gaming win falls for third month

Stutz, Howard
May 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/19/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p16
The article reports on the decline in the gaming revenues of Nevada for the first three months of 2008, with casinos winning 1.52% less from gamblers during March than they did a year ago. Gaming Control Board analyst Frank Streshley also reported that slot-machine wagering also declined for the fifth straight month statewide, a sign that consumers are not spending as much on gambling as they have in the past. Tax collection from gaming in March was also 11.1 percent less in gaming taxes than what was recorded a year ago.


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