The day after it became public that billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson gave $20 million to a super PAC with close ties to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel (R-Ky.), three GOP senators introduced legislation that would effectively ban online gambling – a measure Adelson has long pushed for. The super PAC, the Senate Leadership Fund,… Read More

Two days into the short session for the Senate in Pennsylvania, and the news for online gambling, poker and daily fantasy sports ranges from nearly non-existent to not good. Hearing Cancelled The only movement surrounding online gambling was hearing that was cancelled. The House Gaming Oversight Committee planned to hold a hearing on the subject… Read More

Amid all the excitement and preparation for the upcoming U.S. presidential elections, one senator has sneakily made a move to ban online gambling again in the country. Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark.,  filed a new bill, S.3376, on the Senate agenda last September 21. The bill was read twice before it was referred to the Committee… Read More