Industry News of the Day for April 2, 2021

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  • Sports Handle, 4.1.21 – Kansas Lawmakers Jam Themselves Up Again On Sports Betting
    • Kansas lawmakers on Tuesday had a chance to be the second in a week to send a bill legalizing sports betting to their governor, but a substitute for SB 84 was defeated in the House’s Committee of the Whole, 71-48, and didn’t get to the full House floor. The original version of SB 84 passed out of the Senate in early March.


  • Forbes, 4.2.21 – Voting Politics Helps Block Referendum On Legalized Sports Betting In Georgia
    • The clock was ticking down past midnight Thursday morning on Republican-led legislation in Georgia that would have allowed voters a chance to amend the state constitution to permit online sports wagering. Republicans backing the measure didn’t have enough muscle within their own party to push it across the finish line. They needed help from Democrats.