DC Council Votes To Award Sports Betting Contract To Intralot Despite Public Concern – Legal Sports Report

DC Council Votes To Award Sports Betting Contract To Intralot Despite Public Concern – Legal Sports Report

More than six months after passing an enabling law, the District of Columbia is finally on the road to regulated sports betting. Council members voted on Tuesday to approve the sole-source, no-bid contract covering lottery and sports betting operations for the next five years. According to city officials, the $215 million deal with Intralot provides the most […]

Contract to manage sports betting system and lottery finds shaky support on D.C. Council – Washington Post

Steve Thompson Accountability reporter focusing on government and politics in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia July 8 at 6:14 PM The D.C. Council’s support for a lucrative deal to manage the District’s sports betting and lottery appeared shaky ahead of a Tuesday vote on whether to award the sole-source contract to Greek gaming company Intralot. Seven […]

Elected officials drag feet on Massachusetts sports betting (Letters) – MassLive.com

Elected officials drag feet on Massachusetts sports betting (Letters) – MassLive.com

A recent column by Michael Mathis, the president of MGM Springfield, addressed the legalization of sports betting in Massachusetts and gives an excellent overview of the opportunities this presents to Massachusetts as states across the United States have legalized betting on sports games. Michael Mathis: Sports betting in Massachusetts will offer unique opportunities (Guest viewpoint) […]