Maine governor vetoes betting bill over problem gambling concerns

State will require strategies to tackle problem and underage gambling before passing betting legislation

Maine Governor Janet Mills has rejected the state’s latest betting bill as she remains unconvinced that Maine is ready to legalize and support the industry. Mills said tackling issues like problem gamblers and underage gambling will need a specific approach before betting is considered in the Pine Tree State. The bill was passed by the…

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