Tag: Pennsylvania online gambling

Could Pennsylvania Online Gambling End Talk of Federal Ban?

Remember those longshot but nevertheless pesky Sheldon Adelson-funded attempts at banning online casino gaming nationwide? Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf on Monday signed a bill that will establish a regulatory framework for the state’s 12 casinos to be able to offer their games over the internet. The Keystone State will be the fourth in the nation…

Here Comes Pennsylvania Online Gambling at Last!

Pennsylvania is one step away from becoming the fourth state in the US with legal online poker and gambling. The PA House passed a sweeping gaming package (H 271) on Thursday by a vote of 109-72. That came after the bill was amended and passed by the full Senate less than a day earlier. The…

Pennsylvania Gambling News & Dealing with the Vegas Shooting

This week we’re dealing with the tragic events that unfolded in Las Vegas on October 1st.

We also have coverage of online gambling news coming from the state of Pennsylvania.

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Pennsylvania & California Gambling: Same Ol’ Story!

Every year we wait and wait for Pennsylvania and California to pass gambling expansion.

Every year, we hold out hope for online gambling in more states here in America.

Yet, every year it ends in disappointed.

So what’s the current situation in these two states this time around?

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Pennsylvania Online Gambling Goes Round in Circles

Senate Republicans in Pennsylvania now officially have a plan to fill a $2 billion gap in the state budget, after working late into the night on Wednesday. The good news for online gambling proponents is that plan features $200 million in new revenue from a yet-to-be-passed gaming expansion, according to The Associated Press. Any such…

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Vote Could Come Within the Week

Pennsylvania state Sen. Jay Costa indicated a vote on a gaming package — one that would legalize online gambling in the state — should take place this week. It’s the latest good sign for a state that has flirted with regulating iGaming for years but has not yet enacted a law. Costa, the Senate minority…

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Opponents Making Excuses

LISTED BELOW IS AN EXCERPT FROM AN EDITORIAL ON PHILLY.COM BY OPPONENTS OF ONLINE GAMBLING.AS LEGISLATION GROWS MORE REALISTIC, THESE PEOPLE WILL PLAY ANY CARD THEY HAVE TO STOP IT. THIS WEEK IN GAMBLING HAS PUBLISHED THIS SO THAT OUR READERS ARE EDUCATED ON THE PROPAGANDA OF THESE PEOPLE. Online gaming in Pennsylvania, currently under…

The States of Gambling News

This week we look at major gambling news from several American states, including the possibility that Pennsylvania will finally pass online gambling legislation.

Other stories come from Washington State, Delaware, New Jersey, Florida, Virginia, Michigan, New York, Massachusetts and South Carolina.

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Pennsylvania Online Gambling Talks Start January 3rd

Representatives of the state’s casinos will meet on January 3 to discuss the gambling law. Senator Kim Ward, R-Westmoreland, announced that she set up a meeting with representatives of the state’s 12 casinos on the same day that lawmakers are supposed to discuss the new legislative session. The closed-door meeting will take place in the…

Pennsylvania Online Gambling a Coin Flip

Next week, Pennsylvania lawmakers in the House Gaming Oversight Committee will take another look at regulated online gaming for the Keystone State. The hearing would add to the growing list of meetings on the proposal. The bill has been discussed more than 50 separate times since the start of 2015, according to Pennsylvania Rep. John…

Online Gambling’s Wild Ride in Pennsylvania

It’s been an up and down ride for online gambling in the state of Pennsylvania.

Will they ever regulate our industry?

Also, gambling news from the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and New Jersey.

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Pennsylvania Online Gambling Stumbles

Online gambling came before the Pennsylvania House last week as part of a proposed gambling expansion.

The results were not what we were hoping for, but hope is not lost!

Also, gambling news from New Jersey and tribal gaming hits the Internet!

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Pennsylvania Online Gambling: How Close?

Could gambling expansion grab a seat at the Pennsylvania budget negotiating table? In a sense, it already has. Lawmakers in both the Republican-controlled Senate and House are vetting proposals for Internet-based gaming with the potential to turn every digital device – at least those in the hands of adults – into a “gaming position.” Another…

Pennsylvania eyes online gambling

Go Erie – With top Pennsylvania state lawmakers and Gov. Tom Corbett seeking ways to plug a projected budget deficit, they are considering expanding lottery gambling and, possibly, legalizing online gambling. The Senate Finance Committee will hear testimony Wednesday that focuses partly on adding keno to the Pennsylvania Lottery’s game lineup. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports…

Pennsylvania will “wait-and-see” with online gambling

Philly.com – New Jersey and Delaware are scheduled to launch Internet gambling this fall, with both states trying to counter the loss of gambling dollars to neighboring states. But don’t expect Pennsylvania to quickly follow suit, William H. Ryan Jr., chairman of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, said Tuesday at a conference in West Philadelphia.…