US Congress to introduce federal sports betting legislation

New Jersey representative Frank Pallone could see his plan boosted by a Democrat election win

US Congressman Frank Pallone has announced plans to introduce new legislation that could regulate "all types of gambling", including sports betting, DFS and online gaming. Pallone, the ranking Democrat in the House Energy and Commerce Committee, said he wanted a "wholescale review" of the "patchwork" federal laws affecting gambling, including the Wire Act, PASPA and…

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