Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 18, 2012 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

With all of the new efforts at the state level, as well as new advocates at the federal level, the poker community has been overly optimistic that an online poker bill will be attached to a larger piece of legislation in 2012. One of the proposed pieces ofRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 28, 2011 Posted in Legal Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »

16-term Congressman Barney Frank (D-MA) has decided to call it a career in Congress and will not seek reelection in 2012. Frank made a public statement on Monday where he cited the redistricting in Massachusetts as a main reason for his decision –Frank has historically represented a blue-collarRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on May 26, 2011 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Congressman Joe Barton (R-TX), best known for his deplorable apology to BP Oil executives in Congress during the hearings into the BP Gulf Oil spill, is the latest supporter of legalizing and regulating online poker. Barton is set to introduce a new piece of legislation that will legalizeRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 05, 2010 Posted in Online Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »
election results for poker

The landscape of the US House of Representatives and Senate are drastically changed after the 2010 mid-term elections which saw the Republican Party sweep into power in the House, and close the gap in the Senate. This has left online poker players wondering what the chances are ofRead Full Article