Michigan is on the shortlist to pass an online gambling bill, but the state will need to resolve two issues that have stalled legislative progress.
Three years in, the Michigan online lottery has been an unparalleled success, but the Michigan Lottery thinks even more can be done.
After adding Gamblit Gaming’s Poker LIVE! tables to its floor, FireKeepers Casino is the first Midwest casino to offer its patrons skill-based casino games.
A Michigan woman could barely believe it when she won $100,000 playing an online instant win game through the state’s online lottery.
When your quad 3s lose to quad queens, there is usually a lot of cursing. But for one MotorCity Casino patron, it was a life-changing moment.
Detroit’s three commercial casinos saw revenue rise by 1.1 percent in 2017, but that number could have been significantly higher if the state had acted on online gambling.
It’s common for state lotteries to fund educational programs. In Michigan, the lottery goes above and beyond, thanks to its weekly Excellence In Education Award.
Michigan’s online gambling resurfaced for a committee vote last week. The bill quickly submerged after the vote and won’t be seen again until 2018.
“There’s always next year.” That’s the refrain already coming out of Michigan as the state’s online gaming legislation collects dust.
For the eighth time in 10 months, Detroit’s commercial casinos — MGM, Greektown, and MotorCity — posted year-over-year revenue increases.