US Casino Links article on Ohio casinos and gambling
In 1996, Ohio voters shot down a resolution to legalize riverboat casinos in this state. But nearly ten years later, it would seem that things are changing. A decade after neighboring states like Indiana approved riverboat casinos in their territory (including three on the Ohio River); the effects are now clearly seen and felt. Indiana is reaping the benefits in millions of dollars in revenue and job opportunities and Ohio would like to follow suit.