The Weekly: Breaking down Florida’s legislative session

Florida lawmakers agreed on a $101.5 billion budget on Friday

ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida’s 60-day legislative session ended Friday with lawmakers agreeing on a $101.5 billion budget.

News 6 political expert and UCF history professor Dr. Jim Clark joined News 6 anchor Justin Warmoth for “The Weekly on” to talk about the budget, as well as other legislation passed over the last two months.

Clark also explains Gov. Ron DeSantis’ deal with the Seminole tribe, how it could bring legalized sports betting to Florida, and why the deal may face legal challenges.

For a closer look at the bills passed in the Legislature, visit

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