Sheldon Adelson continues to push his position on online poker.

Adelson Meets Privately with House Republicans Regarding Online Gambling Ban

Per a report from, Sheldon Adelson recently had a private meeting with the Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee – which just so happens to be the committee where the Adelson-inspired Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA) bill was referred after being introduced. It should also be noted that of the powerful committee’s […]

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Nick Shkolnik matched his career earnings by winning HPT Thunder Valley Main Event. (Photo by Paul Oresteen)

Nick Shkolnik Wins HPT Thunder Valley Main Event

Nick Shkolnik matched his career earnings with his win at the Heartland Poker Tour’s Thunder Valley Main Event outside Sacramento. Shkolnik notched four of the final table’s eight eliminations en route to earning $159,599. “I was telling my friends I was going to win this and they didn’t believe me,” Shkolnik said. “It means a lot […]

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