Las Vegas Sands boss Sheldon Adelson gave $5m to Trump's inauguration fund, fuelling rumors that DOJ is prepping anti-online gambling measures.
GOP Congressman Michael Fitzpatrick files legislation to overturn 2011 Department of Justice opinion that Wire Act applies only to online sports betting.
Federal election filings show the US Senate's latest anti-online gambling bill came days after Sheldon Adelson donated $20m to Senate fund.
Amid the fanfare that is the upcoming U.S. presidential elections, one senator has sneakily made a move to ban online gambling.
Anti-online gambling politicians try to do a UIGEA and sneak RAWA in through the backdoor.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz drums up support for anti-online gambling bill while Ron Paul slams bill as favor for "one Las Vegas billionaire."
Sen. Marco Rubio says he'd support a poker carveout from a federal online gambling ban, prompting pushback from Sheldon Adelson's minions.
FBI reportedly probing DraftKings as part of larger DOJ investigation into daily fantasy sports' legality and legitimacy of UIGEA exemption.
Competitive Enterprise Institute's Michelle Minton describes being ejected from a lobbyist meeting on the Restoration of America's Wire Act.
CFP led an alliance of close to a dozen groups in sending a letter to Congress opposing the proposed legislation.