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Tag: American Gaming Association

Five Thoughts: California Bills Die, The Poker Hall of Fame, WPT and GPI, and More

Five Thoughts examines the two bills that fell short in California, the Poker Hall of Fame nomination process, and more.

American Gaming Association Withdraws Support of Internet Gambling

The American Gaming Association has withdrawn its support of Internet gambling in the U.S. after a long feud between its members.

American Lotteries Oppose Federal Ban on Online Poker

American lotteries announce opposition to federal ban on online poker, citing need for state's rights.

Pro-Internet Gambling Coalition Increases Efforts to Combat Adelson

A pro-online gambling coalition has increased efforts to fight Sheldon Adelson's Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling.

Five Thoughts: Full Tilt Repayments, Interstate Online Poker, Hellmuth's Beef, and More

Five Thoughts looks at the pending Full Tilt Poker repayments, the interstate online poker act signed by Nevada and Delaware, Phil Hellmuth's beef with the GPI and more.

Sen. Dean Heller Proposing Federal Internet Gambling Ban Except for Poker

Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) and Senate Major Leader Harry Reid are working on federal legislation to ban all forms of online gambling except for poker.

Inside Gaming: Macau Revenue Stalls, New Jersey Residents Oppose Online Gaming, and More

Inside Gaming examines the revenue drop off in Macau, New Jersey voters opposing online gaming, and more.

Report: New Jersey Generates $8.4 Million in First Six Weeks of Internet Gaming

According to DGE report, New Jersey Internet gaming win was $8.4 million from Nov. 21, 2013, the beginning of state’s “soft play” period, to Dec. 31, 2013.

America Gaming Association Hires Former Obama Campaign Manager

Earlier this week the American Gaming Association (AGA) announced significant staff additions including President Obama's 2012 campaign manager Jim Messina.

Wynn Resorts, Station Casinos Join American Gaming Association

Wynn Resorts, Station Casinos and Churchill Downs are the latest companies to join the American Gaming Association.

PPA's Pappas Pleased with iGaming Congressional Hearing, But Adelson "Not Going Away"

Poker Players Alliance executive director John Pappas says Tuesday's U.S. Congressional hearing about online poker went as well as you could have hoped. The battle rages on.

House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Hosts Hearing on Online Poker

House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee hosts hearing on online poker.

Witnesses Selected for U.S. Congressional Online Gaming Hearing on Dec. 10

Witnesses are set for the Dec. 10 hearing on the state of online gaming in the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee of Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade.

Inside Gaming: Federal Commission Concerned About Macau, Tribes Eye iGaming, and More

Inside Gaming examines potential issues in Macau, Native American tribes planning for internet gambling, and an EU official scrutinizing Austrian gaming laws.

Report: PokerStars Won't Participate in New Jersey iGaming Launch

According to a source close to the situation, PokerStars will not receive an iGaming license in New Jersey ahead of next week's launch.

Five Thoughts: Gruissem Goes Back-to-Back, Main Event Champ Sells Out, and More

Five Thoughts examines Philipp Gruissem's back-to-back wins in Alpha 8 events, Ryan Riess' super high roller package, and more.

Five Thoughts: Let's partypoker Like It's 2006

Five Thoughts examines partypoker's return to the U.S. market, recent tournament winners, and DraftKings satellites to WPT events.

Five Thoughts: 2013 Class of the Poker Hall of Fame, WSOPE Winners, and More

Five Thoughts examines the Poker Hall of Fame Class of 2013, a few WSOPE bracelet winners, and more.

Five Thoughts: Team888 Wins First Two WSOPE Bracelets, EPT10 London Wrap Up, and More

Five Thoughts looks at the start of the 2013 World Series of Poker Europe, the completion of EPT10 London, and more.

New Research Shows Igaming Sector Generated €25 Billion Gross in 2012

New research from H2 Gambling Capital shows Igaming sector generated €25 billion gross in 2012 with Europe leading the way.

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