Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) has made it clear, if you don’t like his bill—the Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA)—that would outlaw internet gaming including online poker, then get your own.
Millions of Sheldon Adelson’s dollars have seeped their way into our legislative process thanks to the Citizens United ruling by the US Supreme Court which basically says that the use of money in politics is protected by the Constitution as free speech.
Poker darling Amanda Leatherman has found her way back into the poker media spotlight with her latest stint as a “special guest sideline reporter” for the Heartland Poker Tour.
Former host of PokerStars’ The Big Game, Leatherman was also poker famous for the company she kept which included the likes of Joe Sebok and Daniel Negreanu.
Most recently, Manda has been co- hosting a morning radio show is North Carolina at Star 104.3, but since she doesn’t have a face for radio perhaps we will start seeing more of her in the poker rotation.
Check out her latest work at the HPT where it sounds she picked up a little twang.
Last week on the special edition of the Pokerfuse Podcast, our host Michael Gentile sat down with former Head of Corporate Communications and Global Poker Marketing for PokerStars, Eric Hollreiser, to discuss various topics covering everything from Black Friday to Supernova Elite, PSPC and what’s the future of online poker may look like, and much more!
PokerStars gave away 320 free entries to the $25,000 buy-in PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) over the course of the previous year via Platinum Passes that after accomodations and spending money were valued at $30,000.