Senate Bill Report Calls For Internet Gambling Ban

One paragraph in a 141-page report on a Senate spending bill endorses the prohibition of Internet gambling, but it is unclear whether the language will boost efforts to overturn the historic 2011 opinion which opened the door for states to legalize online wagering.

The Senate Appropriations Committee on April 21 voted 31-0 to pass a $56.3bn bill for the 2017 budgets of the U.S. Department of Justice and various other government agencies.

Tucked into the massive committee report on the bill at the bottom of page 59 is the following paragraph:

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