Tom Swoik, the executive director of the Illinois Casino Gaming Association, speaks on the over abundance of gambling in Illinois:
“However, Tom Swoik, executive director of the Illinois Casino Gaming Association, sees the numbers a different way.
“I think the report shows we are saturated in Illinois,” he said. “What you’re seeing going on is cannibalization from the other forms of gaming into video gaming. It’s just moving around the dollars. We’re not creating any more gamblers.”
Herad & Review, “Gambling may not be the solution,” September 22, 2015