Could Beto O’Rourke Bring Sports Betting To Texas?

Could Beto O’Rourke Bring Sports Betting To Texas?

Former presidential candidate and current Texas gubernatorial candidate Robert “Beto” O’Rourke voiced his support for legal sports betting in Texas this week. O’Rourke is running a campaign against incumbent Gov. Greg Abbott; O’Rourke is considered a longshot to...
Maine Sports Betting Bill Passes In State Senate

Maine Sports Betting Bill Passes In State Senate

The Maine Senate voted LD 585 into law with a 23-11 vote. This bill gives sole authority to online sports betting to the Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, and Maliseet tribes. LD 585 is backed by Governor Janet Mills and is awaiting her signature to officially regulate the...
Missouri Sports Betting Bill Advances To Senate Floor

Missouri Sports Betting Bill Advances To Senate Floor

Missouri online sports betting bill HB 2502 has advanced passed the Missouri Appropriation Committee. The bill now heads to the Senate floor for discussion and eventual vote. The 8% tax rate currently set is likely to be increased. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Lawmakers in...
Maine Sees Rival Sports Betting Bill Amendments

Maine Sees Rival Sports Betting Bill Amendments

The original version of LD 585, a tribal sovereignty bill in Maine, would grant Maine’s tribes exclusivity over online sportsbooks in Maine. Two competing proposals – LD 1352 and an amendment to LD 585 that has yet to be formally proposed – would open the...
Kentucky Sports Betting Bill Dies On Senate Floor

Kentucky Sports Betting Bill Dies On Senate Floor

Kentucky’s Senate Committee did not vote on the sports betting bill in time for the session deadline. The deadline passing kills sports betting in Kentucky for at least another year. FRANKFORT, Ky. – The regulated Kentucky sports betting market has seen a major...