Florida-Seminole Gambling Deal To Face Federal ScrutinyWhile Florida lawmakers signed off last week on a far-reaching gambling pact with the Seminole Tribe that includes sports betting, Las Vegas-style casinos, craps and roulette, the deal now will face scrutiny from the U.S. Department of the Interior.
Gambling Deal Goes To Gov. Ron DeSantisJust a day after lawmakers gave final approval, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday formally received a bill that would carry out a 30-year gambling deal with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.
State's 30-Year Gambling Deal Gives Seminole Tribe Exclusive Rights To Sports BettingFlorida lawmakers are on their way home after approving a massive, 30-year gaming compact with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.
New Gaming Compact Could Reshape South Florida For Years To ComeAs a new gaming compact takes another big step towards become a reality in Florida, some changes were made to the bill on Tuesday, including how much money the cities of Hollywood and Davie would get.
‘Craps, Roulette & Sports Betting’: Florida Senate Approves 30-Year Gaming Deal With Seminole TribeWith little debate, the Florida Senate approved a massive 30-year gaming deal with the Seminole Tribe of Florida on Tuesday.
Florida Lawmakers Won't 'Mess With Bingo'A proposal that would have allowed pari-mutuel facilities to offer bingo games stalled Monday in a Senate committee.
'It Is A Cancer On A Community': Miami Beach Mayor, Others, Battle Back Against Gambling Pact With Seminole TribeLeaders and business owners in South Florida are weighing in as lawmakers begin talks over a casino-gaming compact.
Florida Lawmakers Begin Special Session On Gambling As Seminole Tribe Tries To Ease Concerns About DealAs lawmakers prepare to decide whether to approve a $2.5 billion gambling deal with the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the tribe is trying to calm concerns about part of the agreement that could open the door to the legalization of online betting in the state.
Florida House, Senate Leaders Set Plans For Gambling Special SessionHouse and Senate leaders Wednesday set the stage for a special legislative session to consider a gambling deal that Gov. Ron DeSantis hammered out with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.
Florida's Gambling Deal Seminole Tribe With Faces Legal QuestionsAfter years of legal wrangling and failed attempts to seal a deal, Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Seminole Tribe of Florida have nailed down a gambling agreement to bring sports betting to the state and rake at least $2.5 billion into state coffers within five years.
Gov. DeSantis Signs New Gambling Deal With Seminole Tribe, May Bring Sports Wagering To FloridaGovernor Ron DeSantis has reached an agreement with the Seminole Tribe that would greatly expand gambling in the state.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, Seminole Tribe Hammer Out Gambling DealGovernor Ron DeSantis and the Seminole Tribe are set to sign off on a sweeping gambling deal that would bring sports betting to Florida and rake at least $2.5 billion into state coffers over the next five years, according to sources in the governor’s office.
Gambling Bills Start Moving Amid TalksMurmurs, and at times shouts, of a renewed gambling deal between the state and the Seminole Tribe of Florida have bubbled during legislative sessions stretching back nearly a decade.
Florida Senate To Move Forward On Gambling BillsAmid ongoing talks with the Seminole Tribe about a gambling deal, Senate President Wilton Simpson wants to move forward with other measures that would create a state gaming commission and lift a long-debated requirement on pari-mutuel facilities.
Trump Casino Miami? Florida Gambling Bill Raises The PossibilityA Florida bill still be hammered out, which would allow for more gambling in the state, could be a lifeline for Donald Trump’s struggling Doral golf club.