Arizona Republican Senator and former US Presidential candidate, John McCain, disclosed on Larry King Live Thursday night that he believed his colleague and "friend", fellow Arizona Senator, Jon Kyl, may be running for President in 2012.
Jan 22 2009 - 9:50pm
Submitted by C Costigan on Thu, 01/22/2009 - 21:48
If you were looking to place those all important Inauguration bets, move to Europe! That's because few if any of the online gambling websites catering to US citizens are actually offering Barack Obama Inauguration betting opportunities.
The odds of Abraham Lincoln getting the first presidential shout-out are 10-11 according to online gambling website BetUS.com. FDR is getting 3-2 odds and George Washington 3-1 odds. These are just one of a number of bets being offered at the BetUS.com website on the Obama Inauguration.
Jan 13 2009 - 7:10pm
Submitted by C Costigan on Tue, 01/13/2009 - 19:09
In Part Two of Gambling911.com Senior Correspondent Jenny Woo's sit down interview with Annie Duke, the poker pro reveals why she feels it was so important for the industry to elect Barack Obama into office and her active role in getting online poker fully legalized.
The Texas Dolly, poker legend Doyle Brunson, has had to fight off allegations that he is a racist after publicly proclaiming he voted for Republican John McCain in this month's US Presidential Elections.
You can hear the collective sobs from organizers and attendees of the 2008 Global Gaming Expo as news broke this weekend that everyone's favorite plumber (or make that, most annoying) will not be in attendance at this week's Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas
Nov 17 2008 - 9:52am
Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on Mon, 11/17/2008 - 09:50
Odds on Hillary Clinton become President-Elect Barack Obama's Secretary of State were long at Paddy Power but news was surfacing Thursday night that this is exactly what could happen. Paddy has since removed its Secretary of State betting odds but still offered plenty of Obama wagers (none of which were available to US customers).
Nov 13 2008 - 10:39pm
Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on Thu, 11/13/2008 - 22:26
President Elect Barack Obama plans to use his executive powers to make an immediate impact when he takes office, perhaps reversing Bush administration policies on stem cell research and domestic drilling for oil and natural gas...and maybe online gambling?
In response to numerous requests asking for US President Barack Obama assassination odds, the United Kingdom's second largest bookmaker on Saturday issued a statement that it would not be offering such an option.
Nov 9 2008 - 9:41pm
Submitted by C Costigan on Sat, 11/08/2008 - 21:40
Ireland's biggest online bookmaker, Paddy Power, has been raked through the coals for offering a bet on which it will pay out should president-elect Barack Obama be assassinated during his first term in office
Nov 7 2008 - 10:11am
Submitted by C Costigan on Fri, 11/07/2008 - 10:11
At present few of the online gambling websites were offering Obama cabinet picks betting odds. One of the lone exceptions - Ireland's Paddy Power. And while Paddy doesn't take bets from US citizens, this election was after all a world affair so it probably won't matter much.
Nov 6 2008 - 12:15am
Submitted by C Costigan on Thu, 11/06/2008 - 00:15
President elect Barack Obama promised his young daughters they would receive a new "White House" puppy. The Obamas, it was further learned on Wednesday, would adopt - rather than buy - the new pooch. Gambling911.com is proud to present the first odds on what the Obamas will name their new pooch.
Nov 5 2008 - 9:29pm
Submitted by C Costigan on Wed, 11/05/2008 - 21:28
Leave it up to our friends at Paddy Power to come up with a bunch of President Obama betting specials that unfortunately US gamblers will not be able to bet since Ireland's biggest online bookmaker does not accept customers from the States. Will that change under and Obama administration?
Oh here's a news flash - Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is not going away so fast. Despite losing the opportunity to serve as the United States first female Vice President, Palin is still a pop cultural icon - but more so perhaps, political forces have four long years to work with the one time beauty queen and make her a force within the fractured Republican party.
Nov 5 2008 - 9:43am
Submitted by C Costigan on Wed, 11/05/2008 - 09:44
When it comes to US Presidential Election betting, the best payout odds could come from state betting. Savvy gamblers know this and the wise guy clientele at BetCRIS.com appear to be all over the Republicans (and Presidential candidate John McCain) winning the state of Ohio at +400 odds
Nov 4 2008 - 11:00pm
Submitted by C Costigan on Mon, 11/03/2008 - 23:00
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