US General Political News

US General Political News

John McCain Will be the Next President of US Predicts Bookmaker

The odds makers at BetCRIS.com told Gambling911.com on Wednesday that John McCain will win the US Presidency.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/20/2008

Joe Biden Bets Surging: Frenzied Trading in Vice-Presidential Markets

Amid rumors that an official announcement is imminent, Joe Biden has overtaken Evan Bayh as the most likely running mate to Barack Obama.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/20/2008

John McCain’s 14 Hour Impulsive Casino Craps Play

The Huffington Post on Monday featured an article on US Republican Presidential candidate John McCain and what they allege is an "impulsive&

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/18/2008

The PPA Will Host Poker Tournament at Democratic Convention

The powerful million member strong Poker Players Alliance (PPA) will be hosting a Ben Affleck charity poker tournament during the Democratic Convention according to the website Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/17/2008

Obama Campaign Raises Over $51 Million in July

CHICAGO - (Associated Press) Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama raised more than $51 million in July and the Democratic National Committee reported $27.7 million in donations last month

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/16/2008

Tom Ridge John McCain Vice President Odds Slashed in Half

The odds of former Gov.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/15/2008

Barney Frank: A Giant of the Congress Says Gay Publication

"He is one of the giants of the Congress, a real legislator," says Thomas Mann, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, referring to chairman of the House Committee on Financial Ser

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/13/2008

Poker Players Comment on GOP Platform: Demand Protection of Individual Rights

Over 160 poker players from across the nation have posted comments urging the Republican Party to protect individuals' freedom to play poker online. Members of the Poker Players Alliance, the leading poker grassroots advocacy group of over one million members, believe any language in the Republican Platform restricting an individual's right to play poker online violates these principles of individual freedom and personal responsibility - long held tenets of the Republican Party.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/13/2008

Hillary Clinton Now With 8/1 Odds of Becoming VP: Evan Bayh Favorite

It's Evan Bayh who will be selected Vice Presidential running mate to Barack Obama, not Hillary Clinton.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/12/2008

Online Gambling Zealot Republican Jim Leach Endorses Obama

ABC News is reporting that Iowa former Republican Representative Jim Leach has endorsed Democratic US Presidential candidate Barack Obama.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/12/2008

Barack Obama Celeb Attack Ad Against John McCain

You knew it was coming: Barack Obama's camp on Monday put out an ad that paints Senator John McCain as the "real celebrity" and one who has been "around the block a little longer&quo

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/11/2008

Edwards Affair Likely to Draw Attention to John McCain Affair

It was 1979 when a still married John McCain met his now wife Cindy at a cocktail party. Over the next six months he pursued her, flying around the country to see her.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/09/2008

John Edwards Admits to Having an Affair But No Love Child

One time Democratic US Presidential candidate John Edwards admitted to ABC News on Friday that he did indeed have an affair with one Rielle Hunter (aka

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/08/2008

Obama the Antichrist? Christian Groups Outraged Over McCain Ad

A campaign ad released by Republican Presidential candidate John McCain depicts his opponent, Barack Obama, as "The One" - a quasi omnipotent figure similar in stature and importance to M

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Aug/08/2008

Paris Hilton Didn't Need Cue Cards in McCain Slam Ad

"LOS ANGELES - (Associated Press) - Paris Hilton didn't need cue cards for her presidential campaign ad.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/06/2008

Photos of John Edwards Love Child Released

The National Enquirer claims to have photos of John Edwards love child.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/06/2008

McCain Wants Wife to be Nude Miss Buffalo Chip?

Okay, we'll admit it, Senator John McCain may be a little old, but he does have a hot wife. In fact, should he win, McCain's wife might be the hottest First Lady ever.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/05/2008

Obama Strong Lead in Polls May Improve Odds

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/05/2008

Paris Hilton’s Mom Blasts Senator John McCain

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/03/2008

McCain Obama Moses Ad: Thou Shalt Not be Juvenile

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/01/2008

McCain Ad Compares Obama to Britney Spears, Paris Hilton

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jul/30/2008

Odds-on Veep picks, literally

For all the opinions about who should be running mates for Sens. John McCain and Barack Obama, there's one group that puts its money where its mouth is - offshore bettors.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2008

The Ron Paul Resurgence: Major Convention Upcoming

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/28/2008

John Edwards Rielle Hunter Relationship Still Hot Say Tabloids

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jul/25/2008

Senator Dodd Campaign Fundraising Fueled by Online Poker

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/24/2008

Professor Accuses Spencer Bachus of Using "Scare Tactics"

Says Spencer Bachus incorrectly cited the university's research on gambling addiction in arguing for the continued prohibition on online gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2008

Breaking News

Philadelphia 76ers Acquires eSports Team

The Philadelphia 76ers have become the first professional sports team in the US to acquire an eSports team. 

Woman Faces Charges After Trying to Mow Man Down in Casino Parking Lot

A woman is facing charges after authorities said she tried to run over a man stemming from a dispute over an Albuquerque casino parking spot.

Bet on the Color of Donald Trump’s Tie, Hillary Clinton’s Pantsuit – First Debate

Bet on the Color of Donald Trump’s Tie, Hillary Clinton’s Pantsuit – First Debate

One of the more popular bets available on Monday night's Debate will be on the color of Trump’s tie and the color of Clinton’s pantsuit.