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House Holding Cards Close On Gambling Prospects

The idea of bringing Las Vegas style casinos to Florida may be gaining popularity among residents but it’s still unknown whether Florida lawmakers will move forward with the ambitious plan.


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Fight Over Casinos Grows As House Holds Gaming Workshop

The battle over whether to allow three mega-casinos to operate in South Florida takes center stage in Tallahassee Wednesday.


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Poll: More Floridians OK With Vegas Style Gambling

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — The thought of bringing Las Vegas style casinos to the state of Florida is gaining popularity. A new poll shows Florida voters approve of bringing casinos to the state by a small […]


Governor Rick Scott

Gov. Scott: Buy More Lotto Tickets To Help The Kids

While Gov. Rick Scott has said in the past that he does not want the state’s budget to rely on more gambling, he would like lawmakers to increase ticket sales of the Florida Lottery to boost money for schools.


(Source: CBS4)

AG Pam Bondi Opposing Destination Casinos

The destination casino bills that could possibly help generate hundreds of millions of dollars is having stiff competition lining up against it.