Sports betting in Connecticut began with Gov. Ned Lamont putting $50 on the Connecticut Sun and $20 on Tom Brady.
Connecticut is offering a chance for people to ban themselves from virtual gambling even before it starts.
There was no public input in the emergency regulations adopted Tuesday, a process chosen by lawmakers and the governor.
CT Lottery introduced its sports betting partner Thursday: Rush Street Interactive.
A bill legalizing sports betting and online casino games and lottery sales in Connecticut won final passage in the Senate.
The CT House endorsed making casino games, sports betting and lottery sales available to any adult with an internet connection..
Gov. Ned Lamont and his tribal partners say they on the same track — headed for sports betting in September.
Connecticut inched closer to legalizing sports betting and online gambling Wednesday with votes by a key legislative committee.
The last piece of a deal aimed at legalizing sports betting and online gambling in Connecticut fell into place Thursday.
The CT Lottery, Mohegan Sun and, presumably, Foxwoods Resort casinos could offer sports betting and online gambling.
The Lamont administration used a public hearing to dramatically stake its position in sports betting negotiations.
A tension between fiscal restraint and social justice was evident throughout the governor’s budget address.
Connecticut is close to a deal with the tribes over rights to sports betting.
Talks over sports betting and online gaming come in an economic and political environment vastly changed since March.
Gov. Ned Lamont endorsed legalizing sports betting under terms opposed by the tribal owners of Foxwoods Resort and Mohegan Sun.