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Walt Disney Business Lobbying Against Gaming Expansion in Florida

Walt Disney Business Lobbying Against Gaming Expansion in Florida

The Walt Disney Company has donated $250,000 to lobbying efforts which can be working to end the prospective spread of casinos in Florida.

The Walt Disney Company won’t be using the tactile hand regarding the casino industry any time soon, once the world’s second largest news entity.

Voters in Charge is the beneficiary of the donation, which officially originated from Disney Worldwide Services, a subsidiary associated with the mass news and activity conglomerate. The Tallahassee-based lobbying firm is working to ensure voters, not politicians, decide whether to expand gambling in the Sunshine State.

Through campaign documents filed with the state, it absolutely 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 its Lake Buena Vista, Florida, address, the home of Disney World.

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

‘For far too much time, gambling passions have flooded Florida’s political system with campaign efforts and lobbyists,’ the lobbyist organization ironically explains on its Voters in control website. ‘It is time and energy to r (more…)