Tag: seminole tribe
Congress Passes Bill Giving Seminole Tribe More Financial Freedom
This week, the U.S. House passed a proposal introduced by U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., “to allow the Seminole Tribe of Florida’s investment fund to purchase, lease, and...
Florida TaxWatch Showcases ‘Taxpayer Priorities’ for the 2021 Legislative Session
At the end of last week, Florida TaxWatch announced “five taxpayer priorities” for the 2021 Legislative Session, which will begin on March 2 and adjourn on April 30.
Florida TaxWatch Proposes Spending Cuts as Pandemic Impacts State Budget
Florida TaxWatch released a bevy of suggestions for state legislators to combat the pandemic, including spending cuts, returning money to taxpayers, collecting more revenue and protecting businesses to try and get them back to pre-pandemic levels.
Greg Steube is Right: the Adams-Onís Treaty, Making Florida Part of US, a Key...
Last week marked the 200th anniversary of the signing of the Adams-Onís Treaty in which Spain ceded the Floridas to the United States.