Interview: Allen Kessler
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  • During the 2015 World Series of Poker, Edward interviewed Jennifer Shahade, a poker player and two-time US Women's Chess Champion. The interview touched on her role with PokerStars, where chess and poker intersect, and her interest in some offbeat poker variants.
  • During the 2015 World Series of Poker, Edward interviewed professional poker player Jason Somerville, creator of the popular Twitch web series Run It Up. The interview touched on his work with PokerStars, his thoughts on the World Series of Poker, and the future of Run It Up.
  • During the 2015 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, Nevada, Edward talked to Representative Joe Barton (R-Texas) about the Internet Poker Freedom Act, a bill that would regulate online poker throughout the United States.
  • Edward Scimia has written poker news for since 2014. His work has included a number of interviews with poker personalities including Jason Somerville, Jennifer Shahade and Allen Kessler, as well as Congressman Joe Barton. He also provided live coverage of the World Series of Poker for the site in 2015.
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