The Seminoles are the only tribe to be unconquered by the US Army and the Tribe remains unconquered when it comes to battling the state on a host of money making deals that have preceded the gambling deal being considered by lawmakers this week.
The Florida Legislature gaveled in for what is expected to be a quick special session to ratify the Governor’s new 30-year compact with the Seminole Tribe of Florida Monday, but the session may not go as smoothly as hoped.
The legislation would cancel plans to extend the turnpike to the west coast and a toll road from Collier County to the center of the state, but keep in place plans to extend the Sun Cost Parkway on a slightly different path.
Gas prices are rising in part because of the bad weather conditions in Texas, which forced refineries to shut down. As drivers head to the pumps experts, explain they will need to price shop to find the best deal.