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Delaware is now the first state other than Nevada to launch full-scale sports betting.

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Gov. John Carney (D) said he’s unsure how Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing states to legalize sports betting may impact Delaware’s bottom line.

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Delaware could be among the first states to cash in on Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that opens the door for legal sports betting nationwide.


State Sen. Brian Bushweller (D-Dover) is hoping his legislation giving casinos tax relief will pass the Delaware House this year.


The state Senate approved relief for Delaware’s three casinos Wednesday. But House Speaker Pete Schwartzkopf  (D-Rehoboth) says he wasn’t consulted and doesn’t support it.


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State Sen. Brian Bushweller (D-Dover) is one step closer to revising the revenue sharing structure for casinos in Delaware. His legislation advanced out a Senate committee Wednesday.


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Legislation hiking Delaware’s minimum wage failed in state Senate Tuesday by one vote. But passing relief for casinos could revive the bill’s prospects.


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The Senate Finance Committee tabled legislation giving tax relief to Delaware casinos. State Sen. Brian Bushweller agreed not to move forward after receiving assurance from the Carney administration that it was open to changing the tax structure.

Gov. John Carney met with a pair of lawmakers yesterday in a last ditch effort to prop up state casino revenue.


State Senator Brian Bushweller is retiring after the end of his current term next year, saying he wants to spend more time with his family.


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