Politics

Pacquiao's Presidential Odds Are Not Favorable

Pacquiao's Presidential Odds Are Not Favorable

Manny Pacquiao announced this weekend that he's accepted the PDP-Laban party nomination and will run for Philippines President in 2022.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/20/2021

Oddsmaker Dave Mason: Trump Closing the Gap

Oddsmaker Dave Mason: Trump Closing the Gap

The big story may actually be Florida Governor Ron DeSantis' fall from grace in the polls as he had the second shortest odds among Republicans to become President.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/16/2021

Newsom to Remain California Governor Following Recall Vote

Newsom to Remain California Governor Following Recall Vote

Gavin Newsom was projected to win a special recall vote that would keep him in office as California Governor another year.  CNN made the projection shortly after 11:38 pm ET.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/14/2021

Newsom Removal as Governor of California: No Now Favored at -2000

Newsom Removal as Governor of California: No Now Favored at -2000

The 2021 California gubernatorial recall election is Tuesday, and BetOnline's numbers don't project a changing of the guard.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/13/2021

Recall Election Odds for Newsom, Vote Margin and Elder/Jenner Vote Share

Recall Election Odds for Newsom, Vote Margin and Elder/Jenner Vote Share

The 2021 California gubernatorial recall election is Tuesday, and the political betting markets aren't projecting a changing of the guard.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/12/2021

Biden vs. Trump Boxing Odds?

Biden vs. Trump Boxing Odds?

Former US President Donald Trump says he’d beat the current President Joe Biden in a boxing match, three years after Biden threatened to ‘beat the hell out of him’.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/10/2021

Newsom Recall Odds Now at -1000 as New Polls Show Landslide

BetOnline has Newsom still California Governor on December 31 of this year at -1000.  Think he'll be out?  Bet $100 to win $550.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Sep/02/2021

Biden's Slide in the Betting Markets Amidst Afghan Crisis

Biden's Slide in the Betting Markets Amidst Afghan Crisis

A tumultuous news cycle speared by the tragedy and ongoing crisis in Afghanistan set off of vicious slide in the polls for President Joe Biden, which has filtered through to the betting markets.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/27/2021

Joe Biden Approval Rating Over Under Odds By September 1, 2021

Joe Biden Approval Rating Over Under Odds By September 1, 2021

US President Joe Biden is having his worst day of his young Presidency and BetOnline has posted odds on what his approval rating will be as of September 1, 2021.  They have him priced at -120 for both the OVER and UNDER 47% with that number specifically provided by FiveThirtyEight.com.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/26/2021

Herschel Walker Underdog on Crowded Georgia Primary Odds List

Herschel Walker Underdog on Crowded Georgia Primary Odds List

Hall of Fame football player Herschel Walker has joined the crowded race to become Georgia’s next Republican candidate.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/25/2021

Biden Being Faded Amidst Afghanistan Chaos

Biden Being Faded Amidst Afghanistan Chaos

Consistent money for Biden to fail to complete a full-term has forced his odds to survive out to -190. He’s now +145 to remain as president until the 2025 inauguration.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/17/2021

Will Any Trump Win Election Odds

Will Any Trump Win Election Odds

Any Trump winning an election pays out $400 for every $100 bet.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/15/2021

Breaking News: Cuomo Resigns

A nearly five-month investigation concluded that Cuomo, a Democrat, broke both state and federal laws through the sexual harassment of multiple women.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/10/2021

New York Governor Betting Odds Favor Letitia James Among 11 Candidates

New York Governor Betting Odds Favor Letitia James Among 11 Candidates

It doesn't appear Andrew Cuomo will be re-elected as Governor of New York, and there's already an odds-on favorite in the betting markets for the next in line.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/04/2021

Love Gov. Andrew Cuomo Sexually Harassed Multiple Women, Probe Finds

A nearly five-month investigation has concluded that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo broke both state and federal laws through the sexual harassment of multiple women.  New York’s attorney general announced the findings Tuesday.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/03/2021

Palin Alaska Senate Odds? Former Gov Teases She Might Jump Into The Ring

Palin Alaska Senate Odds?  Former Gov Teases She Might Jump Into The Ring

“If God wants me to do it I will,” Palin told an enthusiastic audience during a discussion last week with New Apostolic Reformation leader Ché Ahn, Right Wing Watch reported.  But what are the odds?

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/31/2021

Pressure Mounts for DeSantis in Florida: Second Shortest Odds for GOP Nomination

Pressure Mounts for DeSantis in Florida: Second Shortest Odds for GOP Nomination

Covid-19 in Florida now accounts for 1 in 5 new cases in the US and there is a red tide crisis on the state's West coast.  This comes as Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is looking to cement himself as the frontrunner in the 2024 Presidential race, presumably.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/22/2021

Report: Matt Gaetz Hired Legal Firm Used by Jeffrey Epstein, Gotti and El Chapo

Report: Matt Gaetz Hired Legal Firm Used by Jeffrey Epstein, Gotti and El Chapo

BetOnline had Gaetz at -120 odds to be convicted in the probe that alleges he trafficked a juvenile for sex.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/16/2021

Cuomo Betting Could Heat Up Again as Case Said to be Coming to a Close

Cuomo Betting Could Heat Up Again as Case Said to be Coming to a Close

Reports surfaced Thursday evening Andrew Cuomo is expected to face questions on Saturday from members of the New York state attorney general's office related to their investigation into sexual harassment allegations against him.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/15/2021

When Will The Dems Return to Texas And Will They Be Arrested?

When Will The Dems Return to Texas And Will They Be Arrested?

Texas Democrats have left the Lone Star State in an attempt to delay passage of a GOP drafted bill the Dems say will make it harder for young individuals, people of color and those with disabilities to vote.  And now the Governor is threatening to have them all arrested.  But what are the odds?

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/13/2021

Former US President Trump to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh: 'Where Would You Be Without Me?"

Plus French Presidential Election – Predicted to be the Biggest Betting Market Since Biden vs. Trump

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/13/2021

Eric Adams Wins Democratic Primary in NYC’s Mayoral Race: Beats Early Favorite Yang

Eric Adams Wins Democratic Primary in NYC’s Mayoral Race: Beats Early Favorite Yang

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams has won the Democratic primary for mayor of New York City after appealing to the political center and promising to strike the right balance between fighting crime and ending racial injustice in policing.
 

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/06/2021

Politics Betting Beat - Congressmen Squirm as ‘World-Class Sleazeball’ Gaetz Continues to Roam

Politics Betting Beat - Congressmen Squirm as ‘World-Class Sleazeball’ Gaetz Continues to Roam

Any day the hammer could fall on Florida Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz, and his follow representatives know this.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/25/2021

Crime Leads Voter Concerns as NYC Mayoral Primary Approaches

Crime Leads Voter Concerns as NYC Mayoral Primary Approaches

Fear of crime is back as a political issue in New York City. For the first time in years it could be a prime factor in who voters pick as their next mayor.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/11/2021

Next World Leader to Get Slapped...Here Are The Odds

Next World Leader to Get Slapped...Here Are The Odds

French President Emmanuel Macron surely wasn't expecting a face full of fingers when he greeted hospitality workers in the southern portion of his country yesterday.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/10/2021

Walls Closing in on Gaetz, Yang No Longer Favored to Win NYC

Walls Closing in on Gaetz, Yang No Longer Favored to Win NYC

The Feds are reportedly investigating whether Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz has ubstructed justice in the sex trafficking investigation into him.  BetOnline continues to offer odds on whether Gaetz will resign or get the boot by year's end.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2021

Gaetz Associate Pleads Guilty: Latest Odds on the Congressman

Gaetz Associate Pleads Guilty: Latest Odds on the Congressman

Oddsmakers at BetOnline have Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz at 50% to get convicted on sex trafficking charges.  That could change with one of his associates now cooperating with federal authorities in the investigation.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/13/2021

Will Florida Go Blue in 2022?

Will Florida Go Blue in 2022?

BetOnline has activated odds for eight states’ Senate elections. Will Florida, Wisconsin, Georgia, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Arizona and Pennsylvania go Blue or Red in 2022?

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/12/2021

Liz Cheney Scathing Rebuke of Trump, GOP Supporters

Liz Cheney Scathing Rebuke of Trump, GOP Supporters

The GOP is set to oust Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney from her leadership role with a secret vote on Wednesday.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/12/2021

Odds Show Cheney Massive Favorite to be Ousted and Not Re-Elected

Odds Show Cheney Massive Favorite to be Ousted and Not Re-Elected

It seems to be a foregone conclusion that Liz Cheney will be ousted from her GOP Conference chair position, and Vegas has confirmed as much.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/10/2021

Breaking News

Colts Unsure of Wentz’s Status After Spraining Both Ankles

The Indianapolis Colts already were unsure if Carson Wentz could play this week after injuring his right ankle and the oddsmakers have moved this line from +3 to +5.5 Colts in the midst of the uncertainty.

Alabama Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting at Mississippi Casino

An early Saturday shooting at a Mississippi casino has left one person dead and another in custody, Biloxi Police said.

CFB Betting – Marshall Thundering Herd at Appalachian State Mountaineers

CFB Betting – Marshall Thundering Herd at Appalachian State Mountaineers

It’s a Group of Five showdown on Thursday when the Marshall Thundering Herd takes on the Appalachian State Mountaineers. Both teams are 2-1 on the season and should be in the hunt for their respective conference title. Marshall has one of the top offenses in college football....