On Tuesday, the state of West Virginia approved politics betting for the 2020 Presidential Election. West Virginia is the first state to grant politics betting in a legal, regulated atmosphere.
NEWS: @FDSportsbook has received approval in West Virginia to offer betting msrkets on the 2020 Presidential election. WV is the first state to grant politics betting in a legal, regulated atmosphere. Odds will be up shortly, I'm told #SportsBiz
— Eben Novy-Williams (@novy_williams) April 7, 2020
Here are the opening odds on the 2020 election according to FanDuel Sportsbook:
Fox Sports Radio star Clay Travis loves the idea and believes all states should be allowed to bet on presidential elections:
This is awesome. Good job West Virginia. You should be able to bet on politics in all states. https://t.co/KBdaWnatX6
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) April 7, 2020