Tag Archives: Gambling Compact
- Substitute bill could pave way for Seminole compact, expanded gambling across Florida
February 29, 2016
A 122-page measure could be the key that the Seminole tribe’s $3.1 billion gaming compact to finally move ahead in the Florida Legislature. Filed over the weekend, the “proposed committee substitute” contains revisions to the new gambling deal between the state and the Seminole Tribe of Florida, according to FloridaPolitics.com....
- Rick Scott’s $3B gambling compact sussed out at its Florida Senate debut
January 21, 2016
It was a rough outing at the Florida Senate for Gov. Rick Scott’s proposal for a $3 billion gambling compact with the Seminole Tribe. On Wednesday, the governor’s policy guru was verbally beaten by senators over the terms of the proposed wide-ranging deal, particularly with question on its possible impact...
- Committee proposes New Mexico-tribe gambling compact
February 25, 2015
The new gambling compact proposed by New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez’s administration and five Indian tribes—Pueblos of Jemez and Acoma, the Navajos, Jicarilla Apache and the Mescalero—was presented to state legislators on Tuesday. The revamped state-tribal agreement, if approved, would allow up to four new Indian casinos in the next...