Rep. LoBiondo (NJ) Introduces New Sports Betting Legislation

Last week in this space, we addressed the New Jersey sports betting bill that was signed into law by Governor Chris Christie. This week, two New Jersey congressmen have gone a step further by pushing legislation that would give all states until 2016 to legalize sports betting. Back in 1992, Congress passed the Professional and Amateur…

New Jersey Sports Betting Law

On Tuesday, Governor Chris Christie signed a bill into law that legalized sports betting in the state of New Jersey. The only issue? There is currently a federal ban on gambling which will need to be overturned before this bill can officially be passed. If that law is overturned, it may set the precedent for…