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Walt Disney Company Lobbying Against Gaming Expansion in Florida

jeudi, mars 12th, 2020

Walt Disney Company Lobbying Against Gaming Expansion in Florida

The Walt Disney business has donated $250,000 to lobbying efforts that are working to prevent the spread that is potential of in Florida.

The Walt Disney business defintely won’t be taking the tactile hand associated with the casino industry any time in the future, since the world’s 2nd biggest media entity.

Voters in Charge is the beneficiary of the donation, which formally came from Disney Worldwide Services, a subsidiary of the mass news and entertainment conglomerate. The Tallahassee-based lobbying company is working to be sure voters, perhaps not politicians, decide whether to expand gambling in the Sunshine State.

Through campaign documents filed aided by the state, it was revealed that Voters in Charge received a check from Disney on 3 for a quarter of a million dollars april.

Disney Worldwide is headquartered in California, but donated from the Lake Buena Vista, Florida, address, the home of Disney World.

Voters in control and No gambling enterprises in Florida are working together to a gambling amendment on the 2018 ballot that would really freeze casino that is ongoing speaks in the main city. The groups will need to obtain 100,000 valid signed petitions to put gambling in election booths.

‘For far too long, gambling interests have flooded Florida’s political system with campaign efforts and lobbyists,’ the lobbyist organization ironically explains on its Voters in Charge website. ‘It is time and e (suite…)