Politics

Love Gov. Andrew Cuomo Sexually Harassed Multiple Women, Probe Finds

A nearly five-month investigation has concluded that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo broke both state and federal laws through the sexual harassment of multiple women.  New York’s attorney general announced the findings Tuesday.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Aug/03/2021

Odds Suggest History Will Be Made in Boston Mayoral Election

Odds Suggest History Will Be Made in Boston Mayoral Election

Boston's six-candidate field for September's primary is diverse, with all but one being people of color and all but two being women. If a woman is elected, as the odds suggest, it will be the first time in history Boston elects a woman mayor.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/03/2021

Palin Alaska Senate Odds? Former Gov Teases She Might Jump Into The Ring

Palin Alaska Senate Odds?  Former Gov Teases She Might Jump Into The Ring

“If God wants me to do it I will,” Palin told an enthusiastic audience during a discussion last week with New Apostolic Reformation leader Ché Ahn, Right Wing Watch reported.  But what are the odds?

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/31/2021

Gaetz Chased Down By Counterprotestors: "Are You a Paedophile?" Vid Goes Viral

Gaetz Chased Down By Counterprotestors: "Are You a Paedophile?" Vid Goes Viral

Plus California voters split on Newsom recall as oddsmakers less likely to offer betting on whether he will actually be voted out of office.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/27/2021

Pressure Mounts for DeSantis in Florida: Second Shortest Odds for GOP Nomination

Pressure Mounts for DeSantis in Florida: Second Shortest Odds for GOP Nomination

Covid-19 in Florida now accounts for 1 in 5 new cases in the US and there is a red tide crisis on the state's West coast.  This comes as Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is looking to cement himself as the frontrunner in the 2024 Presidential race, presumably.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/22/2021

G911 World Exclusive: Matusow Doubts He Caught Covid at UFC 264

G911 World Exclusive: Matusow Doubts He Caught Covid at UFC 264

In an exclusive interview with Gambling 911, Matusow revealed that he was at a local event on July 8 that combined poker and politics, and that may have caused the problem.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jul/21/2021

Report: Matt Gaetz Hired Legal Firm Used by Jeffrey Epstein, Gotti and El Chapo

Report: Matt Gaetz Hired Legal Firm Used by Jeffrey Epstein, Gotti and El Chapo

BetOnline had Gaetz at -120 odds to be convicted in the probe that alleges he trafficked a juvenile for sex.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/16/2021

Cuomo Betting Could Heat Up Again as Case Said to be Coming to a Close

Cuomo Betting Could Heat Up Again as Case Said to be Coming to a Close

Reports surfaced Thursday evening Andrew Cuomo is expected to face questions on Saturday from members of the New York state attorney general's office related to their investigation into sexual harassment allegations against him.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/15/2021

Clay Travis on Stephen A. Smith Controversy: "Woke Virus" Taking Over Everything at ESPN

Clay Travis on Stephen A. Smith Controversy: "Woke Virus" Taking Over Everything at ESPN

Plus Florida Governor Ron DeSantis closes in on Trump as he pushes "Don't Fauci My Florida" merchandise online.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/14/2021

When Will The Dems Return to Texas And Will They Be Arrested?

When Will The Dems Return to Texas And Will They Be Arrested?

Texas Democrats have left the Lone Star State in an attempt to delay passage of a GOP drafted bill the Dems say will make it harder for young individuals, people of color and those with disabilities to vote.  And now the Governor is threatening to have them all arrested.  But what are the odds?

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/13/2021

"Mouth" Comes Down With High Fever, Body Aches Just Days After Attending UFC 264

Twitter followers concerned over Matusow symptoms after attending UFC 264 as Covid numbers rise sharply where "The Mouth" resides.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jul/13/2021

Former US President Trump to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh: 'Where Would You Be Without Me?"

Plus French Presidential Election – Predicted to be the Biggest Betting Market Since Biden vs. Trump

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/13/2021

Gov Convicted of Taking Casino License Payoffs, Dies

Gov Convicted of Taking Casino License Payoffs, Dies

Once comparing himself to his 1991 opponent, ex-Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, Edwin Washington Edwards owned up to his own reputation as a womanizer, saying “We’re both wizards under the sheets.”

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/13/2021

Eric Adams Wins Democratic Primary in NYC’s Mayoral Race: Beats Early Favorite Yang

Eric Adams Wins Democratic Primary in NYC’s Mayoral Race: Beats Early Favorite Yang

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams has won the Democratic primary for mayor of New York City after appealing to the political center and promising to strike the right balance between fighting crime and ending racial injustice in policing.
 

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/06/2021

Politics Betting Beat - Congressmen Squirm as ‘World-Class Sleazeball’ Gaetz Continues to Roam

Politics Betting Beat - Congressmen Squirm as ‘World-Class Sleazeball’ Gaetz Continues to Roam

Any day the hammer could fall on Florida Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz, and his follow representatives know this.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/25/2021

DeSantis Edges out Trump in Shock Poll: Still Pays $450

DeSantis Edges out Trump in Shock Poll: Still Pays $450

Morning Joe host claims those in attendance see the Republican Florida Governor as a "conquering king".

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/22/2021

US Presidential Election 2024: Harris, Biden & Trump Head The Betting

US Presidential Election 2024: Harris, Biden & Trump Head The Betting

The media stir caused by President Trump’s 4 year term seems to have calmed down somewhat, yet US Politics continues to draw global attention.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/18/2021

Next World Leader to Get Slapped...Here Are The Odds

Next World Leader to Get Slapped...Here Are The Odds

French President Emmanuel Macron surely wasn't expecting a face full of fingers when he greeted hospitality workers in the southern portion of his country yesterday.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/10/2021

Politics Betting Beat - June 8, 2021

Politics Betting Beat - June 8, 2021

Bad news for Andrew Yang with two weeks to go and odds are shifting as a result, former US President Donald Trump did not wear his pants backwards this past weekend, and embattled Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz was turned down for a job at Newsmax.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/07/2021

Walls Closing in on Gaetz, Yang No Longer Favored to Win NYC

Walls Closing in on Gaetz, Yang No Longer Favored to Win NYC

The Feds are reportedly investigating whether Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz has ubstructed justice in the sex trafficking investigation into him.  BetOnline continues to offer odds on whether Gaetz will resign or get the boot by year's end.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/03/2021

Trump Ally Accused of Honeypot Trap Against FBI is Poker Player

Trump Campaigner Anna Khait Accused of Honeypot Trap Against FBI is Poker Player

The New York Times claimed that Khait was among several specially-trained operatives working as part of a group that backed former US President Donald Trump.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/17/2021

Gaetz Associate Pleads Guilty: Latest Odds on the Congressman

Gaetz Associate Pleads Guilty: Latest Odds on the Congressman

Oddsmakers at BetOnline have Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz at 50% to get convicted on sex trafficking charges.  That could change with one of his associates now cooperating with federal authorities in the investigation.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/13/2021

Will Florida Go Blue in 2022?

Will Florida Go Blue in 2022?

BetOnline has activated odds for eight states’ Senate elections. Will Florida, Wisconsin, Georgia, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Arizona and Pennsylvania go Blue or Red in 2022?

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/12/2021

Liz Cheney Scathing Rebuke of Trump, GOP Supporters

Liz Cheney Scathing Rebuke of Trump, GOP Supporters

The GOP is set to oust Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney from her leadership role with a secret vote on Wednesday.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/12/2021

Odds Show Cheney Massive Favorite to be Ousted and Not Re-Elected

Odds Show Cheney Massive Favorite to be Ousted and Not Re-Elected

It seems to be a foregone conclusion that Liz Cheney will be ousted from her GOP Conference chair position, and Vegas has confirmed as much.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/10/2021

Where Can I Bet on Liz Cheney Getting Ousted From Committee?

Will Can I Bet on Liz Cheney Getting Ousted From Committee?

Liz Cheney is coming under fire from her own party as her clash with the former US President Donald Trump shows little sign of subsiding. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/05/2021

Bet On Rudy Giuliani Getting Indicted

Bet On Rudy Giuliani Getting Indicted

Oddsmakers have the former New York Mayor not getting indicted, but it's a close call.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/29/2021

Bet on Biden's First Presidential Address - Odds, Props

Look for some of the usual props that include the OVER/UNDER number of times Biden mentions Covid, former US President Donald Trump, police reform and a few other hot button topics.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/27/2021

Bet on DC Becoming a US State

Bet on DC Becoming a US State: Odds Heavy on the 'No'

DC statehood has been approved by the House but the initiative faces more obstacles in a Senate that will require 60 votes.

The Senate is split 50/50 with Vice President Kamala Harris as the tie-breaker.  Republican senators are likely to filibuster the statehood bill, which would result in the need for nine more votes.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/23/2021

Caitlyn Jenner Throws Towel Into CA Governor Race - Latest Odds

Bet on Caitlyn Jenner as Next California Governor

Former reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner had been considering a serious run for California Governor in the Recall Election, and on Friday she made it official. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/23/2021

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