Monthly Archives: September 2011

Rick Scott: Gambling Expansion Must Not Cost State Guaranteed Revenues


Rick Scott: Gambling Expansion Must Not Cost State Guaranteed Revenues Governor Rick Scott said when he was running for governor that, although he was not proposing expansion of casino gambling in the Sunshine State, he had no moral objection to … Continue reading

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South Florida needs destination resorts


South Florida needs destination resorts Done right, high-end casinos a win-win BY CARLOS CURBELO CARLOS@CARLOSCURBELO.ORG Earlier this year when I was invited to join an effort in support of legislation authorizing destination resorts in Miami-Dade and Broward counties, it was … Continue reading

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Hialeah to Begin Casino Construction


Hialeah to Begin Casino Construction By Jim Freer Updated: Sunday, September 11, 2011 Print Photo: Coady Photography Ground Breaking ceremony for the Casino at Hialeah Park. Hialeah Park on Sept. 9 announced details for a $150 million casino the South … Continue reading

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Fla. appeal court hears slot machine argument


Fla. appeal court hears slot machine argument. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A former state Supreme Court justice representing Hialeah’s race track urged an appellate court on Wednesday to rule that lawmakers can allow slot machines anywhere in Florida. A three-judge panel … Continue reading

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