American Gaming Association (AGA)
Background of American Gaming Association (AGA)
The American Gaming Association (AGA) is the national association for the gaming industry in the United States. In 1994, the organization was formed to promote, educate, and lobby on behalf of the gaming entertainment industry. AGA’s headquarters are located in Washington, DC. As a member organization, the AGA represents its members, their employees and customers in matters concerning federal legislation and regulatory issues, such as taxation, regulations, and travel. In addition to serving as an information clearinghouse for the gaming industry, it also provides timely, accurate gaming industry data to the public, the media, and decision makers. Major casino operators, financial services companies, gaming product suppliers, and state and regional gaming associations are members of the AGA.