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Florida Gov won’t negotiate with Seminoles, bodes well for Casino Expansion Bill

For five years now, the state of Florida has been locked into a gaming compact with the Seminole Tribe, giving them exclusive rights to offer table games like blackjack at their casinos. Now, with the compact due to expire soon and a new Florida casino expansion bill on the table, the tribe says Gov. Scott …

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Questionable AGA report detailing value of Florida Casinos under fire

There are two distinct sides in the debate about gambling – those who are all for it, based on the revenue it generates for federal, state and local taxes, and those who are completely against it due to economic and social impacts. The American Gaming Association (AGA) is one of the largest organizations that supports …

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