Massachusetts lawmakers begin work on speedy compromise sports betting bill amid ongoing differences

Massachusetts lawmakers are seeking to send a sports betting bill for Gov. Charlie Baker to sign “as soon as possible.” A conference committee composed of senators and representatives tasked with hammering out a compromise held its first meeting on Thursday, in an effort to reach an agreement before the legislativeContinue Reading

Maine Lawmakers Try to Prevent Governor’s Sports Betting Compromise Deal with the Tribes

Several lawmakers from Maine are attempting to prevent a compromise deal between Governor Janet Mills and state tribes. The governor’s deal would make sports betting legal in the state while allowing the Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, and Maliseet tribes to handle mobile operations. State casinos and off-track betting venues would run in-personContinue Reading