Can Colorado Sports Betting Referendum Overcome Ballot Question Language?

Colorado sports betting passed in a bill in May, but whether it’s actually legalized will be decided by vote next week. Proposition DD is on Tuesday‘s ballot. The bill received strong support in the legislature, but now it’s on the public to choose whether sports betting in Colorado will commence this fiscal year. Colorado law […]

Rocky Mountain Aye: Colorado Sports Betting Bill Approved By Senate

Voters will decide the fate of Colorado sports betting this fall if Gov. Jared Polis signs a bill passed Friday by the state Senate. The Senate approved H 1327, a sports betting bill referring to matter to the fall ballot on a 27-8 vote. The House must still concur to the Senate’s one amendment that […]

Rocky Mountain Sigh: Colorado Sports Betting Likely Not Coming Until At Least 2020

State Representatives Cole Wist, R-Centennial, and Alec Garnett, D-Denver, want to put Colorado sports betting to a statewide vote in 2019. That likely would mean no sports wagering until 2020. Wist believes that state legal sports betting is an easy decision. He told the Denver Post: “It seems to me it’s a no-brainer. We should […]