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Roughly a month after an summary of the long-rumored Reid/Kyl bill found its way into the hands of the media, additional details regarding the legislation are…
Draft of Reid/Kyl Online Poker Bill Obtained by PPA

A draft copy of the federal online poker legislation obtained by the PPA reportedly differs little from the previously leaked summary, but player penalties are apparently off the table.

Joe Brennan Jr., director of the Interactive Media Entertainment & Gaming Association (IMEGA), has led IMEGA’s betting and i-gaming legalization efforts…
Reid/Kyl, Online Poker and The Political Reality

IMEGA’s Joe Brennan Jr. provides a behind the scenes look at the politics affecting online poker legislation in the US.

Curious about what’s inside the summary of the Reid/Kyl online poker bill that was recently leaked to the public, and what it means for players?
Reid/Kyl Federal Online Poker Bill: Players’ FAQ

Following the leak of Harry Reid and Jon Kyl’s proposed UIGEA strengthening act, with specific carve-out for internet poker, we answer players’ common questions.

Republican Nevada Senator Dean Heller and Democratic Nevada Senator Harry Reid have fallen out publicly over the strategy for introducing the a federal online…
Political Fallout Jeopardizes Federal Online Gaming Bill

Nevada Senators Reid and Heller trade jabs over proper strategy to advance federal online gambling legislation.

A summary of Harry Reid and Jon Kyl’s long-awaited online gambling bill, obtained by pokerfuse, outlines the pair’s vision for strengthening…
The Reid/Kyl Online Poker Bill Revealed

A first look at online poker’s last remaining chance for federal legislation in the United States this year.

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US Online Poker Legislation: Week in Review

A rundown of the week’s developments in the United States on the path to State and Federal online poker regulation.

For the first time, Senator Kyl verified the longstanding rumors that he is working on a deal to federally regulate internet poker.
Jon Kyl Finally Speaks, Says Deal on Federal Poker Bill “Quite Possible”

Longtime online poker foe hints at the possibility of a carve-out as part of a political compromise.

Will the Senate Majority Leader push to attach a federal online poker bill this month?
When Will Harry Reid Make His Move?

Will the Senate Majority Leader push to attach a federal online poker bill this month?

On Thursday, the New York Post reported that an online poker bill will be introduced in the Senate before the current congressional session ends. “A bill will…
New Online Poker Bill to be Introduced in the Senate

A Harry Reid and Jon Kyl co-sponsored online poker bill could be passed by the end of the current congressional session.

Lesniak fights for states' rights to offer intra-state online gambling.
New Jersey State Senator Calls Out Kyl and Reid

Lesniak fights for states’ rights to offer intra-state online gambling.

Reid and Kyl unite to seek assistance from the DOJ with prohibiting offshore and intrastate gaming.
Senators Call for Additional Enforcement of Illegal Online Poker

Reid and Kyl unite to seek assistance from the DOJ with prohibiting offshore and intrastate gaming.

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