Started as the Gulf Coast Gaming Association (GCGA) the Mississippi Gaming and Hospitality Association is a unified group of casino executives who represent the interests of the Mississippi casino industry. Our mission is to promote the common businesses and general welfare of Mississippi's Gaming Industry; to improve the industry's service to the public, to cooperate with government officials in advancing the public interest and to improve conditions within the industry. This mission is accomplished through education, representation, legislative support and interaction, statistical data collection, and the support and promotion of the tourism industry in general.

IRS drops burdensome regulations

Dear Gaming Colleague: As we close out 2016, I’m pleased to share that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officially dropped its burdensome gaming proposals, marking a big win for casino patrons. The final regulations: Drop its electronic player tracking proposal altogether (AGA oppos
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Year of Unmatched Industry Unity Produces Big Results for Gaming

This year has been incredibly consequential for gaming. A former casino owner was chosen as the next President of the United States. The casino gaming industry actively engaged in battleground states throughout the campaign season. A presidential debate was held just feet from the Las
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Get to Know Gaming Event Highlights Gulf Coast Casinos, a Shining Star in Industry

Dear Gaming Colleague, Heading into its 25th year, gaming in Mississippi is a proven partner for the state, especially on the Gulf Coast. In the latest of our Get to Know Gaming events that bring together the gaming community in markets across the country, AGA organized a robust round
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