Tag Archives: john mccain
- MGM uses McCain letter vs. Connecticut tribal casino
May 11, 2017
MGM Resorts has found an ace that could possibly turn the tide in their favor and stop two Connecticut tribes from building a casino off tribal lands. The trump card that MGM is dangling to stop the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes is a new letter from U.S Republican Sen....
- Nevada regulators vote to legalize Olympic betting
February 27, 2015
Nevada sports books received some good news on Thursday as the Nevada Gaming Commission unanimously approved an amendment to state gaming regulations to allow betting on Olympic athletic events. The change allows Nevada books to begin accepting wagers on the 2016 Summer Games in Rio De Janeiro and bookmakers wasted...
- Sen. John McCain wants congressional hearings on legal sports betting
January 30, 2015
Legal sports betting shouldn’t be the sole property of Nevada, according to US Senator John McCain (R-AZ). During an interview on Thursday with EPSN Radio (listen here), hosts Andy Katz and Rick Klein asked McCain whether Nevada’s monopoly on legal sports betting in the US was appropriate. McCain said the...
- Sen. John McCain and Jeff Flake propose legislation to block casino projects in metro Phoenix area
July 30, 2014
Arizona senators John McCain and Jeff Flake have introduced a bill that will prohibit any new casinos in metropolitan Phoenix. The legislation seeks to block a planned casino being developed by the Tohono O'odham Reservation on unincorporated land less than two miles away from Jobing.com Arena (home of the NHL’s...
- John McCain plays online poker, loses; iPoker skins go mobile; 888 ink JC Tran
September 4, 2013
TinyCo inc., the makers of the VIP Poker play-money app for iOS, got some major unexpected exposure on Tuesday as the Washington Post snapped a photo (at right) of Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) playing the app on his iPhone. Post photographer Melina Mara took the snap during a Senate Foreign...
Bet365 still a money-printing machine
September 20, 2016