Minnesota Lawmakers Revive Push To Legalize Sports Betting Next Session If you want to legally put money on your favorite Minnesota sports teams, your best bet is to drive down I-35 to Iowa. But some state lawmakers hope next session they will turn hopes of legal sports gambling in Minnesota into reality, too.
Minnesota Lawmakers To Reintroduce Sports Betting BillTwo lawmakers announced plans Tuesday to introduce legislation that would put Minnesota among 25 other states and Washington, D.C., in legalizing sports betting, hoping to change their luck after attempts in past years failed to gain support.
Sports Betting Bill To Be Introduced This Week At Minnesota CapitolTwo Minnesota lawmakers will introduce a bill this week to legalize sports betting.
$8.5M-Plus Wagered In Iowa's First Month Of Sports BettingMore than $8.5 million was wagered at 13 participating casinos in Iowa's first month of sports betting. Ames station WOI reports that figures release by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission show the state reaped nearly $146,000 in tax revenue from the wagers on sports events.
15% Of American Adults Will Bet On NFL In 2019 Season, Survey SaysAccording to a new survey, 15 percent of the American adult population will wager on NFL games this season.
Iowa Becomes 11th State In US To Allow Sports GamblingIowa is the only Midwestern state with legalized sports betting. Indiana is set to start next month, and Illinois has approved it but could be several months away from startup because rules are still being drafted.
Sports Betting, Casualty Of Last Minn. Capitol Session, Now Legal In 13 StatesThe state of Illinois has legalized sports betting, joining a growing number of states turning to gambling to raise tax revenues.
Iowa Legalizes Sports BettingBetting is limited to people 21 years and older and would be done through the state's 19 casinos.
Tribes Emerge As Key Players In Debate Over Sports Betting
Reality Check: The Odds Of Sports Betting Coming To MinnesotaJust like every year, March Madness is taking over offices all over America in the form of Final Four brackets. But this year, there's a twist.
Bill To Legalize Sports Betting In Minnesota Clears 1st HurdleMinnesota's 11 tribes oppose the bill. The Minnesota Indian Gaming Association says expanding off-reservation gambling would threaten revenues that tribes need.
Minnesota 1 Of 30 States Trying To Legalize Sports BettingMinnesota lawmakers are making a move to legalize sports betting. A bill allowing Minnesotans to make bets on games will be introduced Wednesday.
Caesars Entertainment Becomes First NFL Casino SponsorThe NFL has announced a partnership with Las Vegas based casino Caesar's Palace, the first such sponsorship in league history.
How SCOTUS' Sports Betting Ruling Could Affect MinnesotaA report estimated that Minnesota could make $128 million in revenue on sports betting per year if it happened strictly in places like casinos.
Supreme Court Makes Sports Betting A Possibility Across The U.S.Minnesota sports fans may not have go to Las Vegas to place a bet on their favorite teams.