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  • Luis Garcia says leadership silence about Hays’ anti-Hispanic remarks is ‘deafening’

     
    Hispanic members of the Legislature have been complaining loudly about Sen. Alan Hays' remarks two weeks ago at a redistricting meeting when he cautioned against the creation of a Hispanic-majority district and said that many “Hispanic-speaking&#...
  • Haridopolos, others to be deposed next week in Jim Greer case

     
    Rene Stutzman, who's been tracking the criminal case against former Republican Party of Florida chairman Jim Greer and Greer's suit against RPOF, reports: Damon Chase, one of Greer’s attorney, has sent party attorneys a list of 50 people he says...
  • Top lawmakers opine on Scott’s budget proposal

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott released his budget proposal earlier today, calling for a major boost in education and cuts to health care providers. House Speaker Dean Cannon “It is important that we send the right signals to the business...
  • New Florida House website. Same lawmakers and bills.

     
    TALLAHASSEE — The Florida House has launched a new Web site described as featuring “more content,” an “all new simplified page layout,” and “new member pages.” A quick review of the site, though, has uncovered the...
  • Weatherford is a legislator to watch, says Governing Magazine

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Governing Magazine named state Rep. Will Weatherford, R-Wesley Chapel, one of 12 legislators to watch in 2012. Here's what it said about Weatherford, who will succeed Rep. Dean Cannon, R-Winter Park, as speaker of the House. **********...
  • Webster in town to talk history — not redistricting

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Central Florida congressman Dan Webster drove up to the state Capitol Tuesday to give a speech to the youngish Republicans with super-majority power about what life used to be like in Tallahassee as the minority party. Webster, R-...
  • Hey Florida House, pass Eric Brody claims bill now

     
    There's nothing more disturbing than seeing an innocent victim of a tragic accident being used as a political football. For the last few years, that's been Eric Brody's fate. So it was great to see the Florida Senate pass a......
  • UCF’s president to address FL lawmakers today, as House holds “dialogue” on higher-ed reform

     
    UCF President John Hitt is to speak to state lawmakers later this morning, as part of a “collegial dialogue” on higher education in Florida. The presidents of UF and FSU spoke to the Florida House's education committee on Friday, urging more...
  • Will federal court wade into Florida’s redistricting work?

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Lawyers representing the Florida House, U.S. Reps. Corrine Brown and Mario Diaz-Balart, state House and Senate Democrats, and voting-rights groups squared off in an ongoing legal fight last week over the Fair Districts standards the...
  • Cannon releases budget allocations. Your move, Senate

     
    TALLAHASSEE — House Speaker Dean Cannon just released budget allocations for committees to begin piecing together a spending plan that would boost per-pupil spending by about 2.3 percent — in line with the increase Gov. Rick Scott requested...
  • Guarantee that you’re registered to vote for the 2012 elections

     
    By now everyone should be familiar with Florida’s new voter suppression law. If you have no idea as to what I’m talking about, let me break it down for you: last session, our state legislators decided that they wanted to make it more difficult...