Nevada’s Sandoval Lobbies Sessions Over Online Regulation

With a 2011 Department of Justice legal memo under review, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval has assured U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions that online gaming is well regulated and that controls on underage gambling and geo-location are working effectively.

Sandoval spent several days last week in Washington, D.C. meeting with Sessions, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, while also having a working breakfast at the White House.

“We talked about internet gaming and I reminded [Sessions] that I’m a former chairman of the Nevada Gaming Commission and I have personally worked on and sponsored a bill that allowed for interstate poker,” Sandoval said.

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