Slot Machines Could Be Coming To 2 Florida CountiesA new bill, moving in the state Senate, may be bringing slot machines to two Florida counties.
House, Senate On Different Gambling TracksHouse and Senate leaders are taking divergent approaches to the perennially thorny issue of gambling, with the House vetting a soup-to-nuts gaming measure Thursday even as the Senate pursues negotiations with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.
Two Major Business Group Back Seminole CompactTwo of the Capitol's most influential business lobbies, in a new television ad, are urging an extension of a state gambling agreement with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.
GOP Candidates Seeking Millions From Casino Magnate Sheldon Adelson
State's Indian Casinos' Gamble Pays Off The Seminole Tribe of Florida is proving there are more to casino resorts than just gambling. New numbers released Wednesday show the state's eight Indian casinos again increased non-gambling revenue by 25 percent in 2012.
Poll: Miami-Dade Voters Want Vegas-Style CasinosOver half of likely Miami-Dade County voters said they want Las Vegas-style casinos in South Florida, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Lawmaker: Shift Florida Lottery Into Gaming CommissionAs lawmakers look at overhauling the state's gambling landscape, a new gaming commission could include a shift of management for the 25-year-old Florida Lottery.
Fla. House Ready To Move Ahead On Destination Resort Casinos In S. Fla.Republican leadership in the Florida House signaled Tuesday it’s ready to pass legislation that would allow Las Vegas-style casinos in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Anti-Gambling Chatter Dominates Legislative HearingPanhandle residents sounded off Thursday against the state expanding gambling.
Fla. To Hold 2nd Hearing On Casinos And Gambling Will the Sunshine State take a gamble on gaming?
Florida Senate Holding Hearings On Gambling's FutureState senators are set to hold the first of four public hearings about gambling's future in Florida. The first hearing will come at the north campus of Broward College on Wednesday.
Giant Gambling Wish List, Seminole Compact On The Table Slot machines, blackjack and roulette are back on the table as lawmakers prepare once again to tackle the high-stakes issue of gambling in a state that everyone agrees is already one of the industry's biggest cash cows.