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Evelyn J Lynn

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  • Volusia’s Bruno has a big fundraising quarter in SD 7 race

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Volusia County Chairman Frank Bruno says he raised $118,700 in his first three months as a Florida Senate candidate, a haul that could give a shot of adrenaline to typically out-matched Democrats. “The outpouring of support...
  • Siplin: Lawmakers can’t do away with my district

     
    TALLAHASSEE — As the politically cantankerous redistricting process cranks up, Senate lawmakers are starting to quarrel over the publicly drawn maps the chamber is reviewing — and they haven't even drawn any lawmaker-submitted maps yet. During...
  • Haridopolos: No new revenue from online sales

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos said Thursday that even though Florida is facing a potential $2 billion budget shortfall next year, one place the state won't be turning to plug the gap is imposing taxes on online sales....
  • Romney endorsed by 24 more Florida legislators

     
    Two dozen Florida legislators announced today they've endorsed Mitt Romney for president, adding to the 12 who had previously sided with the Republican candidate. Locals include Reps. Steve Crisafulli of Merritt Island, Byron Nelson of Apopka and Steve...
  • Orlando X-way lobbies, but fails, to avoid state takeover

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Officials with the Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority tried to make their case to state Senate budget-writers Thursday to avoid a state takeover of the toll-agency. But they didn't make much of an impression. After fielding...
  • Senate budget panel scraps pension compromise

     
    Lawmakers from both parties squabbled over a new proposal to revamp the Florida Retirement System Thursday that emerged this week, after Senate leadership jettisoned a compromise crafted by the Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee...
  • Destination bill revival advances in Senate; chances still nil in House

     
    A last ditch attempt to revive plans for destination casino gaming in Florida survived a committee hearing Tuesday morning, winning a vote to proceed, but with caution. A measure by Sen. Oscar Braynon, D-Miami Gardens, would attempt to bring Las Vegas-...
  • The Senate president no one expected

     
    TALLAHASSEE — In 2005, there were 26 Republicans roosting over the 40-seat Florida Senate and Mike Haridopolos might have been the least pleased of the lot. He was the only Republican that then-President Tom Lee opted not to make a chairman of a...
  • Victoria Siplin wants to keep Senate seat in the family

     
    Victoria Siplin, wife of veteran state Sen. Gary Siplin, D-Orlando, has filed papers announcing she's running for the seat her husband has held since 2002 but must give up next year because of term limits. She'll have competition: State Rep. Geraldine...
  • College-prep boarding school gets Gov’s approval

     
    Catching up on some news of interest from last week……… While we reported that Gov. Rick Scott signed a slew of school choice bills last week, we didn't mention that on Tuesday he also signed one that creates a pilot program boarding...
  • Volusia’s marquee matchup

     
    One of the more compelling political matchups for 2012 just came into clearer focus, with the tremendously popular Democratic county chair of Volusia County, Frank Bruno, declaring his intention to run for the state Senate district seat now held by Evelyn...