Tag: Poker Players Alliance

Graham, Sessions Give Internet Gaming a Chance to React

The Department of Justice generally conducts its business behind the scenes, where the influence of Adelson is at its most dangerous, and then springs results on the public. Not this time.

NJ Senator Responds to Jeff Sessions’ Potential Threat to Online Gaming

Attorney General Nominee Jeff Sessions reinterpreting the DOJ memorandum may now a bigger threat than Congress in regards to a federal online gaming ban.

U.S. Online Gambling Progress Carries Over into 2017

This first part of this year could be monumental for online gambling.

Online Gambling in the U.S. in 2016: The Battle Isn't Over

Congress passed its final bills of 2016, but there may still be a chance for online gambling legislation in the coming year.

Good For The Game: Jason Somerville - Online Poker Lobbyist

Having Jason Somerville on the side of taxed and regulated online poker in the United States has to be considered good for the fight and good for the game.

The 2016 Presidential Election May Not Affect Online Poker

The 2016 presidential election may not impact the future of online poker, with both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton focusing their efforts on other issues.

House Gaming Oversight Committee Rushes to Fix Pennsylvania's Gaming Act

The Pennsylvania Gaming Oversight Committee held a hearing Wednesday to discuss amending the gaming act and fix an unconstitutional portion of it, with Chairman John Payne and John Pappas asking for immediate action.

Dreams of a California Online Poker Bill Passing in 2016 Are Dead

It's been a long road for online poker in California, but after much back and forth there will be no bill passing in 2016.

Arizona Poker Club Raided, Charges Filed

Poker Union, a members-only poker club in Phoenix, was raided last week in a sting that saw five arrested and three charged.

NY Sen. John Bonacic Confused About Assemb. Gary Pretlow Saying Poker Not a Skill Game

New York Sen. John Bonacic confused about Assemb. Gary Pretlow saying that poker is not a skill game.

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Bill Passes Full House Vote

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed an online gambling bill. Bill will now go to the Senate.

Things Need To Get Ugly Tonight for Online Poker To Pass in New York

Things need to get ugly on Thursday night for online poker to pass in New York.

New York Takes First Step Towards Online Poker Regulation

An online poker bill was reported by the New York Senate Finance Committee to the Senate floor for consideration.

What To Expect From Today's Online Poker Bill Hearing in California

A preview of what to expect from online poker bill AB 2863's hearing in California on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

California Assemblyman Adam Gray: "I Don't Anticipate the $60 Million Figure Changing"

California Assemblyman Adam Gray does not view the proposed $60 million horse racing subsidy in online poker bill AB 2863 as a figure up for negotiation.

Nominees Announced for 2nd Annual GPI American Poker Awards

The nominees have been announced for the 2nd Annual Global Poker Index American Poker Awards.

Poker Advocate Dianna Donofrio-Trigatzi Passes Away After Long Battle w/ Cancer

Long-time poker advocate Dianna Donofrio-Trigatzi passed away Monday night after a long battle with cancer.

PPA Files Motions to Join Commonwealth of Kentucky Lawsuit Against PokerStars

The PPA has filed a motion to join Kentucky's PokerStars lawsuit in order to ensure that any returned funds are distributed to affected players.

Chaffetz Drops Speaker of House Bid & Arizona AG Mark Brnovich Speaks Out Against RAWA

Arizona's Attorney General Mark Brnovich and National Fraternal Order of Police send letters opposing Restoration of America's Wire Act.

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