RAWA Rises from the Dead

Sheldon Adelson’s Restoration of Americas Wire Act, or RAWA, has returned from the dead.

Should online gamblers be worried?

Also, gambling news from Pennsylvania and New York.

This week’s special offer is from Grand Reef casino!

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  • The Return of RAWA Two Republican senators running for president reintroduced a bill Wednesday that would effectively ban Internet poker and other forms of online gambling—legislation that has long been championed by casino magnate and GOP mega-donor Sheldon Adelson. Both Lindsey Graham and Marco Rubio […]
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