Tag Archives: Jeff Danielson
- Iowa Senator plans to revive dead fantasy sports betting bill
September 13, 2016
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. This is exactly what State Senator Jeff Danielson is going to do after his bill to legalize fantasy sports betting in Iowa went straight to the garbage bin last legislative session. Instead of being disheartened, Danielson vows to revive the bill...
- Iowa is one step closer to legalizing fantasy sports
February 5, 2015
Iowa lawmakers have introduced a bill which would would clarify fantasy sports as a skill game and authorize cash payouts to participants in the state. Senate Study Bill 1068 was introduced at the end of January by Senator Jeff Danielson and was approved by the Senate State Government Committee on...
- Iowa online poker bill advances; California senate prez sings kumbaya
March 1, 2013
The recent fast & furious actions by legislatures in Nevada and New Jersey to position their states as hubs for US online poker networks has roused other states into realizing that the world is moving on without them. On Wednesday, West Virginia Lottery director John Musgrave said online gambling was...
- iGaming North America Conference Recap: Day 3
February 22, 2013
The 2013 iGaming North America Conference came to a close on Thursday, a somewhat fitting day, given Nevada's passage of fast-tracked online gambling legislation that same afternoon. Morning sessions featured a number of panels, including one with two industry heavyweights in SHFL Entertainment CEO Gavin Isaacs and Caesars Interactive head...
- Iowa online poker bill progress; new California bill due this week; Utah opts out
February 22, 2012
On Monday, a three-member Iowa Senate subcommittee unanimously approved a bill (read SB 3164 here) to legalize online poker. It probably didn’t hurt that the subcommittee chairman, state Sen. Jeff Danielson, is the sponsor of the online poker bill. The full Senate State Government Committee is expected to consider the...