Tag Archives: Sen. Rob Bradley
- Seminole compact inches forward in Florida Senate
February 18, 2016
Gov. Rick Scott’s $3.1 billion gaming compact with the Seminole tribe is finally moving ahead in the Florida Senate—albeit in a different form—which could throw a wrench in the lawmakers’ ability to pass a gambling bill this session. Senate President-designate Joe Negron, R-Stuart, believes “a pure gaming compact won’t pass,”...
- Florida’s gambling cha-cha: House punts on Seminole deal, but Senate hits pause on bill
February 10, 2016
The new compact between the state of Florida and the Seminole tribe took one successful step forward in the Florida Legislature. And then took another step back. The House Regulatory Affairs Committee voted 12-6 on Tuesday, approving the 20-year gaming compact that see the state get a $3.1 billion revenue...
- Cue the high-stakes debates: Florida Legislature rolls out gambling bills
February 8, 2016
Let the games begin in the Florida Legislature. State House and Senate members have rolled gambling proposals that could, among other things, potentially allow the Seminole Tribe to add craps and roulette at its casinos, several news outlets reported last week. According to the Associated Press, the House introduced on...
- Standoff over Seminole gambling agreement eases; Miss. casino revenues up in July
August 25, 2015
The state of Florida and the Seminole tribe are talking again. The impasse between the two parties appears to be easing following renewed talks about the tribe’s right to offer games, such as blackjack, at its casinos. News outlet The News Service of Florida reported last Friday that negotiators from...
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016
Florida gambling bill sails through House Committee Vote
March 22, 2017
Indian cricket team banned from visiting casinos in Australia
January 18, 2016
Cyborgs unite: Bio implants paving the way for bitcoin payments
September 14, 2016