PD Editorial: Fantasy sports madness is gambling, pure and simple
Whether it's picking a No. 12 seed during March Madness or rooting for the smallest kid on the baseball field, America loves an underdog.
When it comes legislation now working its way through the state Legislature regarding fantasy sports, it's hard to find a bigger underdog than North Bay Assemblyman Marc Levine.
When Assembly Bill 1437, which seeks to license and regulate the daily fantasy sports industry, went to the Assembly floor last month, it passed on a vote of 62-1. Levine5396339, D-San Rafael, was the lone dissenting voice.