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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s commercial casinos reached another record high in revenue in 2018.

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The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said revenue at the state’s 12 casinos rose by almost $22 million, or almost 1 percent, over 2017 to climb higher above $3.2 billion.

It’s the fourth straight calendar year that casino revenue grew in Pennsylvania.

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Slot machine revenue rose, while table games revenue shrank slightly.

Last year’s American Gaming Association figures showed that gross revenue at Pennsylvania’s commercial casinos was No. 2 in the nation, higher than any other state’s except Nevada’s.

Last year’s figures also showed that Pennsylvania was the No. 1 state in tax revenue from the casino industry, netting $1.4 billion in the 2017 fiscal year.

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