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Conversations Live: Gambling in Pennsylvania

Gambling is a growing business in Pennsylvania. Along with traditional casinos and online gaming are mini-casinos. Including one proposed for State College. While the industry is generating record-breaking revenues, there are questions about mental health and safety.

Host:

danahyAnne Dannahy

WPSU Reporter

Guests:

Eric PearsonEric Pearson

CEO
Copper Star Gaming

Doug HarbachDoug Harbach

Communications Director
Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

Glenn SternerProf. Glenn Sterner

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Penn State Abington

Amy R. Hubbard

Drug and Alcohol Program Manager, Compulsive Problem Gambling Section
PA Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs

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