Tribe Takes on Texas in Bingo Parlor Fight
The home has proposed offering the tribe nothing new in exchange for payments to the continuing state totaling $3 billion on the next seven years. The Senate bill is a wide-ranging gambling expansion package that could charge the Seminoles similar charge on the same timeline but for the directly to offer craps and roulette, along with the blackjack games permitted under the terms regarding the previous compact.
Meanwhile, the straight to offer blackjack would expand to parimutuel venues, while slots will be permitted in a few states.
Huge Home Compromise
However it seems that the home was the first to ever blink on Wednesday, establishing forth several compromise proposals, including one which allows one new casino in Miami-Dade and grant the Seminoles extra exclusivity on craps and roulette at their seven casinos. that is existing.
Also on the table was a proposal that allows a cut into the slot machine tax for Seminoles and pari-mutuels if they, in turn, agree to cut the true number of slot machines.
These are some pretty concessions that are big given that the home originally demanded no gam Continue reading “Negotiators from both chambers met Wednesday to try to thrash a compromise out on their diametrically opposed positions before the May 5 deadline.”