Governor Christie Moving Ahead With Plans to Legalize Sports Betting in NJ

Governor Christie Moving Ahead With Plans to Legalize Sports Betting in NJ

“It will be another exciting way to add to the experience here in Atlantic City, and I know this is something people have been waiting for for a long time,” said Christie. “We’ll be ready to go, I hope, this fall with a whole new phase of gaming.”

The expansion of sports wagering has been banned by the federal government under a 1992 moratorium that restricted it to Delaware, Nevada, Montana and Oregon.

Christie told reporters that next week his administration will propose regulations authorizing sports-book wagering in Atlantic City casinos and at horse tracks.

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