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Upward Trend For Video Gaming

Video gaming continues to grow in popularity across Illinois. Over the past year, the number of video gaming terminals statewide more than doubled.

# Video Gaming Terminals 8,808 17,954
Amount Played (statewide) $328,506,879.49 $690,954,389.52

Monthly Report-Illinois Gaming Board

Joe Schatteman is the Deputy Legislative Director for the Illinois Municipal League. He says there’s concern that some businesses are working around the original intent of the law. He points to a flower shop that began offering a wine bar and video gaming. Continue reading Upward Trend For Video Gaming