Politics

'Queen of Soul' Atlantic City Connections Remembered, Including Ties to Trump

Trump paid tribute to the “Queen of Soul” Thursday immediately after news broke of her passing and appears to have rubbed some folks the wrong way.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/17/2018

Trump Odds to Get Re-Elected in 2020 Get Even Shorter Despite Omarosa Spat

BetOnline says its odds on Donald Trump to be re-elected in 2020 were now at -130.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/14/2018

Kamala Harris Favorite to be Democratic Nominee in 2020

Kamala Harris Favorite to be Democratic Nominee in 2020

Kamala Harris is the slight +450 favorite to be the Democratic nominee for President in 2020, according to oddsmakers at BetOnline.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/09/2018

Philippines' Duterte 'Hates Gambling', Rules Out New Casinos

Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday there would be no new casinos set up during his presidency, a day after abruptly shelving Landing International's $1.5 billion integrated casino project in Manila.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/08/2018

'The Mouth' Talks King James Controversy: 'Could Heal This Country by Talking to POTUS'

Matusow drew quite a bit of responses, not all of them positive. Correction....hardly any of them positive

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/05/2018

Prominent Political Donor Helps Pornographers and Offshore Gambling Operations

Prominent Political Donor Helps Pornographers and Offshore Gambling Operations

The Chicago Tribune Thursday reported that political donors for both the current U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton once worked on behalf of offshore gambling operations, payday loan and pornographers.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/02/2018

Matusow Goes Off About Voter ID: 'This is for Future of Democracy'

Poker pro and ardent supporter of US President Donald Trump, Mike "The Mouth" Matusow chimed in regarding voter ID requirements. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2018

Augur Blockchain Bets Placed on Trump Assassination Leave Regulators Powerless to Act

Augur Blockchain Bets Placed on Trump Assassination Leave Regulators Powerless to Act

The so-called "Silk Road of Gambling", blockchain gambling platform Augur launched earlier this month. The “prediction market protocol” built on the ethereum blockchain permits gamblers from around the globe to create markets on just about anything, including the assassination of U.S. President Donald Trump. Regulators, meanwhile, may have little way of preventing this type of wagering.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2018

Steve Bannon Working on his Own Cryptocurrency

Steve Bannon Working on his Own Cryptocurrency

Former advisor to US President Donald Trump, Steve Bannon, tells CNBC he owns bitcoin and is working on his own cryptocurrency. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/18/2018

Bookmaker Shortens Odds on Trump Impeachment After Putin Summit

Irish betting site Paddy Power has cut US President Donald Trump's odds of being impeached from 8-1 to 2-1 Tuesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/17/2018

Russian Hacking Dependent on Bitcoin: Price Unaffected Thus Far

Russian Hacking Dependent on Bitcoin: Price Unaffected Thus Far

US Deputy Attorney General Rob Rosenstein announced Friday afternoon a series of bombshell indictments related to alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US Presidential elections.  The indictment claims the scheme was dependent on the cryptocurrency bitcoin.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2018

Andy Beshear to Run for Kentucky Governor: Dad Fought to Seize Over 100 Gambling Domains in Hayday

The son of two-term former Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has announced plans to run for Governor in 2019.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2018

SCOTUS Pick Betting Odds Have Kavanaugh, Barrett in Dead Heat

Ready for primetime but US President Donald Trump reportedly was yet to have made up his mind on the next Supreme Court Justice pick.  Gamblers haven't either as both Brett Kavanaugh and Amy Coney Barrett remain the co-favorites.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2018

Hollywood Celeb, Poker Pro James Woods Dumped by Agent Over Political Views

The Hollywood actor, a devout supporter of US President Donald Trump, went on to call his now former agent, Ken Kaplan, "a political liberal" in his tweets confirming the breakup, but did manage to take the high road.  Not so for Kaplan....

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2018

Ahead of SCOTUS Retirement News Trump had Best Odds Yet of 2020 Win

BetOnline's Dave Mason observed that US President Donald Trump did have the best odds yet since being elected to remain in office past 2020.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/29/2018

Kim Jong-un Visit to the White House in 2018 Say Oddsmakers

Kim Jong-un Visit to the White House Odds at 10-1

Following a historic summit in Singapore between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, much of Tuesday's talk has been what each side got, if anything, out of the meeting and, perhaps more importantly to gamblers, will Kim visit the White House in 2018?

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/12/2018

US North Korea Summit Betting Odds

US North Korea Summit Betting Odds

There are betting odds available on this week's historic summit between North Korean leader Kim Jung Un and U.S. President Donald Trump.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/10/2018

Elizabeth Warren Lobbies for Native American Indian Massachusetts Casinos

Senator Elizabeth Warren from Massachusetts may have long-term political designs on the White House, but one of her current political goals is gaining approval for a $1 billion Taunton casino resort.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/01/2018

Odds on North Korea US Summit Moving Forward Released

Odds on North Korea US Summit Moving Forward Released

The odds of U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un meeting for a ground breaking summit in Singapore on June 12 have gotten slightly longer. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/16/2018

Department of Homeland Security Boss Kirstjen Nielsen Next in Line to Leave Trump Admin - Latest Odds

On Thursday, President Donald Trump and Department of Homeland Security boss Kirstjen Nielsen reportenly got into a very heated argument about whether she was doing enough to enforce the President's immigration policies and, following that testy exchange, Nielsen was rumored to have threatened to resign her post.

Submitted by Guest on, May/12/2018

Report: Trump Knew About Disgraced NY AG Indiscretions

ALBANY - U.S. President Donald Trump's personal attorney was informed about two women who had accused former state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman of sexual abuse, according to a letter filed Friday in court.

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2018

Hillary Clinton Not the New NY State Attorney General ....Acting AG Does Not Have a Gambling Problem

Hillary Clinton Not the New NY State Attorney General ....Acting AG Does Not Have a Gambling Problem

The website, Liberty Raise, reported Friday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo appointed former U.S. Secretary of State Clinton and Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton as the permanent replacement for Eric Schneiderman. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2018

Schneiderman Hires Top Defense Attorney

Schneiderman Hires Top Defense Attorney

Eric Schneiderman, the disgraced former New York State Attorney General, has hired prominent defense attorney Isabelle Kirshner to represent him as he desperately tried to dodge reporters outside his Manhattan apartment Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

5th Accuser Claims Former NY AG was Violent Towards Her

5th Accuser Claims Former NY AG was Violent Towards Her

A fifth woman has accused the former New York State Attorney General of being violent towards her. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

Mayor de Blasio Wants Disgraced State AG to Face Criminal Charges Following Assault Claims

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling for disgraced state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to face criminal charges after he was accused Monday of assaulting at least four women. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Déjà vu for Online Gambling Operators as Another Disgraced AG Resigns After Crippling Sector

Déjà vu for Online Gambling Operators as Another Disgraced AG Resigns After Crippling Sector

NY State Attorney General to step down by end of day Tuesday following accusations he was violent against women

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

AG Behind DraftKings, FanDuel Crackdown Accused of Violence Against Four Women, Resigns

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is being asked to step down by that state's Governor Andrew Cuomo following allegations he attacked at least four different women. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Donald Trump Looks to Las Vegas Heavyweights for Reelection Funds

Donald Trump Looks to Las Vegas Heavyweights for Reelection Funds

You would think that campaign money would not be an issue for a president at has a net worth  in the billions. All indications point towards Donald Trump seeking reelection for a second term as the current US President.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/26/2018

Eagles Going to the White House? Bet on It

Eagles Going to the White House?  Bet on It

BetDSI Sportsbook is offering odds on whether or not the Philadelphia Eagles will visit President Trump in accordance to Super Bowl champion tradition.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/24/2018

Questions Persist on Donald Trump’s Stance on Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

Questions Persist on Donald Trump’s Stance on Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

When it comes to the fast-growing realm of cryptocurrency, the US President is having an impact on the trading value of Bitcoin.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/17/2018

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'Queen of Soul' Atlantic City Connections Remembered, Including Ties to Trump

Trump paid tribute to the “Queen of Soul” Thursday immediately after news broke of her passing and appears to have rubbed some folks the wrong way.