Nevada gaming win plunges 15.2 percent in month of May

Stutz, Howard; Vogel, Ed
July 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/21/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 29, pP15
The article reports that gaming winnings for Nevada dropped by 15.2 percent in May 2008. The entry notes that the state suffered its largest decline since the Nevada Gaming Control Board started monitoring monthly gaming revenues in 1984. It cites that gaming tax collections fell by 22.8 percent from June 2007 at $64 million. It mentions that state budget cuts may be due for the next two years as a result of declining gaming revenue.


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