The Urge for Action

Bailey, Phillip M.
May 2015
Louisville Magazine;May2015, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p26
The article reports on the problem of gambling on Kentucky. A University of Kentucky survey in 2009 found the commonwealth had approximately 9,000 addicted gamblers. It also found that 200,000 are at risk of becoming gambling addicts. Kentucky generates 200 million dollars from the almost 2 billion dollars wagered on legal gambling activities each year.


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