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The Sound of Ideas

Cashing in on the Casino

Posted Thursday, May 31, 2012

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Cashing in on the Casino You don't have to roll the dice or call a single bet to get paid off from Ohio's casinos, two of which -- in Cleveland and Toledo -- are now open. The state collects a third of the casinos' revenue in taxes and divvies it up. Every community gets something. On the next Sound of Ideas, who gets what and how will they decide to use the casino windfall. And will it be as big a win as promoters predicted? Join us, Thursday at 9:00 on 90.3.

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Education, Government/Politics

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Sunny Simon, vice president, Cuyahoga County Council
Larry Benders, Cuyahoga County Development Director
Richard Exner, researcher, The Plain Dealer
David W. James, Superintendent, Akron City schools

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Plain Dealer analysis of casino revenue distribution

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