sports betting

Senator Matt Klein’s bill to Legalize Sports Betting Advances through Senate Commerce Committee

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Tuesday, the Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection heard Senator Matt Klein’s (DFL – Mendota Heights) bill to legalize sports betting in Minnesota. This was the second time the bill was heard in Senate Commerce this… Read More »Senator Matt Klein’s bill to Legalize Sports Betting Advances through Senate Commerce Committee

Senator John Marty Statement on Online Sports Betting Legislation

ST. PAUL, Minn. —  In response to renewed discussion of legislation to legalize online sports betting, Senator John Marty (DFL – Roseville) raised significant concerns about the current proposal. Senator Marty chairs the Senate Finance Committee, which has yet to act on the bill and would be its final committee before reaching the Senate floor. 

DFL Legislators Unveil Legislation to Legalize Sports Betting in Minnesota

ST. PAUL – This morning, Minnesota DFL legislators held a press conference to unveil legislation to legalize sports betting in Minnesota. In 2018, the United States Supreme Court ended the federal ban on states legalizing sports betting. Since then, 30 states, including every state bordering Minnesota, have legalized the practice.