Politics

State of the Union Betting Odds - 2019

State of the Union Betting Odds - 2019

BetOnline has released odds on this year's State of the Union.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/05/2019

Trump 'Lies' Pay Out Bigly

U.S. President Donald Trump made six misstatements during his brief Address to the Nation Tuesday night, according to the Washington Post.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/09/2019

Like Taking Candy From a Baby: Trump 'Misstatements' Appear to Have Gone Over Betting Total

Like Taking Candy From a Baby: Trump 'Misstatements' Appear to Have Gone Over Betting Total

If you had the OVER 3.5 on the number of mistruths U.S. President would tell during his highly anticipated address to the nation, you're likely a winner...though nothing official as of Tuesday evening.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/08/2019

National Address Odds: Trump Will Say 'Fence' 4.5 Times, 'Beautiful Wall' At Least Once

National Address Odds: Trump Will Say 'Fence' 4.5 Times, 'Beautiful Wall' At Least Once

Gambling site has Trump saying "fence" 4.5 times, "Wall" 8 or more times

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/08/2019

Bet on the Trump Address to the Nation

Bet on the Trump Address to the Nation

Betonline is the latest online betting site to announce wagering props on Tuesday night's U.S. President Donald Trump Address to the Nation.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/08/2019

Trump Border Wall National Address Odds - How Many Lies He Will Tell

Trump Border Wall National Address Odds - How Many Lies He Will Tell

The OVER/UNDER on the number of "false statements" made is 3.5

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/08/2019

The GoFundMe US Border Wall - Bookmaker Posts Odds

The GoFundMe US Border Wall - Bookmaker Posts Odds

$13 million already sent to GoFundMe border wall campaign by Friday morning

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Dec/21/2018

Books Right On With May Confidence Vote: Now Odds Favor Brexit Referendum

Books Right On With May Confidence Vote: Now Odds Favor Brexit Referendum

Brexit was one of the most wagered on political events ever, and now we have more bets coming in on the referendum.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/12/2018

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto O'Rourke was now coming in at 5-1 odds of becoming the Democratic Nominee for the 2020 US Presidential Election.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/13/2018

Bet the 2018 Midterms Online - Closing Odds

Bet the 2018 Midterms Online - Latest Odds

It's Election Day in the United States and folks are heading to vote, and still others are placing their wagers on the key 2018 Midterm races.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/06/2018

Jon Ralston Predicts Jacky Rosen Win in Nevada Based on 'Real' Info

Jon Ralston Predicts Jacky Rosen Win in Nevada Based on 'Real' Info

Jon Ralston, appearing on MSNBC's "Hardball" with Chris Matthews, predicted a Jacky Rosen win in the Nevada Senate race and offered the numbers to back up his bold assertion.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/05/2018

High Roller Bets $130K on Republicans Controlling Congress

High Roller Bets $130K on Republicans Controlling Congress

A high roller has wagered $130,000 USD that the Republicans will maintain control of the Congress after Tuesday's Midterm Elections.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/05/2018

Beto Bets Starting to Roll in as 2018 Texas Senate Race Betting Draws Closer

Beto Bets Starting to Roll in as 2018 Texas Senate Race Betting Draws Closer

While there hasn't been a huge shift, Democrat Beto O'Rourke has seen his odds get cut a bit overnight for a win in the Texas Senate against inumbant Republican Senator Ted Cruz.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/05/2018

Odds to Win the 2018 Iowa Governor's Race - Where to Bet

Odds to Win the 2018 Iowa Governor's Race - Where to Bet

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Iowa Government race at Bookmaker where it's Fred Hubbell (D) vs. Kim Reynolds (R).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/04/2018

Where Can I Bet on the Nevada Senate Race - Rosen vs. Heller - Odds to Win

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Nevada Senate race at Bookmaker where it's Jacky Rosen (D) vs. Dean Heller (R).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/04/2018

Where Can I Bet on the Missouri Senate Race 2018 - Claire McCaskill Not Looking Good

Where Can I Bet on the Missouri Senate Race 2018 - Claire McCaskill Not Looking Good

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Missouri Senate race at Bookmaker where it's Claire McCaskill (D) vs. John Hawley (R).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/03/2018

Odds on the Republicans Controlling the Senate After 2018 Midterm at 1-10

Odds on the Republicans Controlling the Senate After 2018 Midterm at 1-10

The polls suggest that the Republicans will maintain control of the US Senate.  The bookmakers have a more ominous outcome with the Senate controlled by Republicans at 1/10 odds and the House only slightly favored to be controlled by the Democrats at -168. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/03/2018

Where Can I Bet on the Georgia Governor Race - Abrams vs. Kemp - Odds to Win

Where Can I Bet on the Georgia Governor Race - Abrams vs. Kemp - Odds to Win

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Georgia Governor race at Bookmaker where it's Stacey Abrams (D) vs. Brian Kemp (R).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/03/2018

Where Can I Bet on the Florida Governor Race - Gillum vs. DeSantis - Odds to Win

Where Can I Bet on the Florida Governor Race - Gillum vs. DeSantis - Odds to Win

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Florida Governor race at Bookmaker where it's Andrew Gillum (D) vs. Ron DeSantis(R).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/03/2018

Odds to Win the Florida Senate Race 2018 - Nelson vs. Scott

Odds to Win the Florida Senate Race 2018 - Nelson vs. Scott

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Florida Senate race at Bookmaker where it's Bill Nelson (D) vs. Rick Scott (R).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/03/2018

Odds to Win the Arizona Senate Race 2018 - Sinema vs. McSally

Odds to Win the Arizona Senate Race 2018 - Sinema vs. McSally

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Arizona Senate race at Bookmaker where it's Kristen Sinema (D) vs. Martha McSally.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/03/2018

Where Can I Bet on the Texas Senate Race - Beto vs. Cruz - Odds to Win

Where Can I Bet on the Texas Senate Race - Beto vs. Cruz - Odds to Win

You can bet on who will win the 2018 Texas Senate race at Bookmaker where it's Beto O'Rourke (D) vs. Ted Cruz (R).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/03/2018

Bookmaker: 65 Times More Bets on Trump Than Warren to Win in 2020

Bookmaker: 65 Times More Bets on Trump Than Warren to Win in 2020

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is looking more and more likely to challenge current US President Donald Trump in 2020 with odds of 14-1.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/15/2018

Kanye West for VP? Beto O'Rourke

File this under "Absurd" but anything is possible under the Trump Administration as we have witnessed time and time again.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/11/2018

Kavanaugh Asked if He Ever Sought Help for Gambling Addiction (Response)

Kavanaugh Asked if He Ever Sought Help for Gambling Addiction

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s grilling by the Senate Judiciary Committee may be over, but Democrats still have questions about the man who would be President Donald Trump’s second selection to sit on the nation’s highest court.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/12/2018

BetDSI on CNBC: Who Can Beat Trump

BetDSI on CNBC: Who Can Beat Trump

Oddsmakers at BetDSI.com, like a lot of books, have U.S. President Donald Trump getting re-elected in 2020.  A +150 odds, Trump would pay out $15 for every $10 bet. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/12/2018

Whodunnit: Oddsmakers, Gamblers Ponder Who Wrote Scathing NYT Opt-Ed Piece

Everybody wants to know the anonymous writer of the opt-ed piece in the New York Times Wednesday and we could soon find out.  Senator Rand Paul has suggested that each of U.S. President Donald Trump's cabinet should submit to a lie detector test. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/06/2018

Mike Pence Favorite to be Revealed as Writer of Anonymous NYT Opt-Ed Piece According to Oddsmakers

Mike Pence Favorite to be Revealed as Having Written Anoymous NYT Opt-Ed Piece According to Oddsmakers

BetOnline has released odds on who will be revealed as the writer of the anonymous opt-ed piece that appeared in Wednesday's edition of the New York Times.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2018

Trump's Reelection Betting Odds Improve as His Poll Numbers Drop

Trump's Reelection Betting Odds Improve as His Poll Numbers Drop

The US mainstream media still doesn’t understand the deal with President Donald Trump as it relates to his favorable/unfavorable ratings.  They fixate on the ‘unfavorable’ number which is among the highest in Presidential history. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Trump Chortles Over Positive Showing in 2020 Presidential Betting Odds

Trump Chortles Over Positive Showing in 2020 Presidential Betting Odds

Even in these strange political times we never expected to see this—the President of the United States and his top advisors retweeting his betting odds.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/03/2018

Breaking News

2019 the Best Year Ever to Bet the Oscars With Competitive Odds Across Most Categories

2019 the Best Year Ever to Bet the Oscars With Competitive Odds Across Most Categories

With past year's Oscars betting, "locks" have been commonplace in a number of categories.  While this may appear beneficial to online gamblers, most of these guaranteed winners required a wager of $100 just to win $10, this being the more conservative example.

NJ Online Casinos Taking Oscar Bets

NJ Online Casinos Taking Oscar Bets

The New Jersey online casinos have been granted permission to offer betting on the Oscars.

Betting Shop Critic Chuka Umunna Receives £20,000 Gift From Gambling Exec

Betting Shop Critic Chuka Umunna Receives £20,000 Gift From Gambling Exec

A close ally of Ed Miliband has been accused of hypocrisy by the Tories in the United Kingdom following reports Chuka Umunn accepted a £20,000 gift from a gambling executive.