Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom covers the recent news out of the Big Apple pertaining to the status of online poker.
On Tuesday, the New York Senate voted overwhelmingly in favor of legalizing online poker in the state by the margin of 54 to 8, a lopsided figure that figures to help the bill help its way through the state assembly.
Following the US Presidential election many SBR Forum posters were hopeful that under a Trump administration that the interests of sports bettors would be advanced. After all, the Commander in Chief is a former casino owner and has long been supportive of the gaming industry. It remains to be seen whether Washington will do more to get behind or stand in the way of the proliferation of legal sports betting in the United States, though the fantasy industry has enjoyed steady growth.