(MISSOURINET) – No deal on sports betting. Close to eight hours were spent debating a sports wagering bill in the Missouri Senate on Wednesday. The bill did not include regulating video lottery machines, despite several repeated attempts to chalk it on. State Senate President Pro Tem Caleb Rowden addresses the fact that lawmakers could not reach a conclusion – and what the odds are of a sports betting bill passing this session…

Meanwhile, Senate Minority Leader John Rizzo places the blame on the Republican Party, adding that their sole platform is that gaming will not expand in Missouri.