Politics Betting in Maryland: Can You Legally Bet on Politics in MD?

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With the 2024 Election being a clear focus this year, many Maryland residents will want to know if it's legal to bet on politics in Maryland?

This page will provide the answer to that question, in addition to potential election odds presented by Maryland sportsbooks

Latest Presidential Odds in Maryland: July 2024

While there aren't odds available from sportsbooks in the state, here are the latest US Presidential Odds offered by sportsbooks in the UK. 

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Donald Trump-150
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Joe Biden+160
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Michelle Obama+1600
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Gavin Newsom+2000
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Kamala Harris+5000
๐Ÿ“† Odds Last Verified:July 22, 2024

Who is the Favorite to Win the 2024 Election?

Donald Trump is the favorite to win the 2024 Election at -150 odds, according to several sportsbooks across the pond. Note that sportsbook operators in MD do not provide odds for the Presidential Election

Is it Legal to Bet on Politics in Maryland?

No, it is not legal to bet on politics in Maryland, including the 2024 Presidential Election. 

While betting on politics in MD is currently illegal, that could change over time as election betting is currently accepted by sportsbooks located outside of the US or at unregulated sportsbooks. 

How to Bet on Politics in MD

Currently, there is no legal way to bet on politics in Maryland. There are no MD sports betting apps that give odds or take bets on the 2024 Election, or politics in general. 

You may be able to bet on the 2024 Presidential Election in Maryland through unregulated sportsbooks like Bovada or BetUS, though we DO NOT recommend using these operators as they are illegal and don't provide the same security, trust or precautions that you can find at other regulated brands in the state. 

Political Betting Markets Important to Maryland

You'll need to know what to look for when betting on politics in MD. Here are some of the Maryland political race markets that are worth following. 

  • Maryland Senate Race
  • Maryland House Race
  • Maryland Governor's Race
  • Maryland Midterms
  • Maryland Supreme Court

Betting Promos to Use on Election Betting in MD

While you can't bet on politics in MD just yet, here are some available Maryland betting promos that you can use if and when political betting becomes available. 

Upcoming Maryland Election Dates

All eyes will be on the 2024 General Election taking place in November now that the MD Primary Election has passed. There are eight (8) congressional districts located in Maryland.

Primary ElectionMay 14, 2024
General ElectionNovember 5, 2024

Maryland Political Betting FAQ


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