Seminole Tribe of Florida

(Source: AP)

State, Seminole Tribe Square Off In Tax Dispute

State officials are set to ask a federal appeals court to overturn a decision on utility and rental taxes on Seminole Tribe property.

05/12/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Gambling Bill Remains A Long Shot

Despite narrow approval by a House committee Tuesday, odds remain long that lawmakers will sign off on a gambling proposal that could do away with dog racing, pave the way for Las Vegas-style casinos in South Florida and open the door for slot machines in Lee and Palm Beach counties.

04/21/2015

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Florida’s Political Parties Rake In Money During Session

Florida’s political parties are getting millions of dollars from various corporations that have a stake in this year’s legislative session.

04/11/2015

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - NOVEMBER 15:  Patrons test their luck with slot machines at the renovated Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino  November 15, 2006 in Hallandale Beach, Florida. The slot machines are the state of Florida's first Las Vegas-style slot machines.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Slot Machines Could Be Coming To 2 Florida Counties

A new bill, moving in the state Senate, may be bringing slot machines to two Florida counties.

04/08/2015

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State Gets Win In Tax Dispute With Seminole Tribe

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to take up a dispute about whether the Seminole Tribe of Florida should pay taxes on fuel it buys off tribal lands, handing a victory to the state in a long-running legal battle.

01/12/2015

Gov. Rick Scott sworn in for second term.  (Source: The Florida Channel)

Republicans Raise More Than $800K To Pay For Inauguration

Nearly $850, 000 was raised to pay for the inauguration of Florida Governor Rick Scott, according to Florida Republicans.

01/10/2015

Gov. Rick Scott sworn in for second term.  (Source: The Florida Channel)

Seminole Tribe Atop Latest List Of Inauguration Donors

Overall contributions to Gov. Rick Scott’s inauguration festivities reached nearly a million dollars, and on Friday the Republican Party released names of four additional donors that helped make it happen.

01/09/2015

Gov. Rick Scott  (Source: CBS4)

Florida Gov. Scott Vows To Focus On Jobs During 2nd Term

Florida Governor Rick Scott is taking on his second term promising to stick to the same agenda as in his previous term.

01/02/2015

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Judge Dismisses Most Of $250 Million Dollar Suit Against Seminole Tribe

The Seminole Tribe of Florida scored a major victory in court on Monday after a Broward judge dismissed most of a lawsuit brought against them which sought $250 million in damages.

12/23/2014

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EPA To Help Seminole Tribe Improve Water Utilities

The federal government will help improve the Seminole Tribe of Florida’s water utilities to help the system cope with the effects of climate change.

11/22/2014

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