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  • Cannon’s House is a machine

     
    TALLAHASSEE — For the last 59 days as House speaker, Winter Park Rep. Dean Cannon has run a tight ship. Unlike the deliberately paced Florida Senate, the Florida House of Representatives usually starts up its daily session right on time. Cannon...
  • Sen Prez still wants to see immigration bill pass

     
    Senate President Mike Haridopolos told reporters Friday that he was still hoping the House would take up an immigration bill that the Senate passed earlier this week. “I felt, I hope for that matter that the House would still take up the immigration...
  • Septic tank inspections still on hold, thanks to budget language

     
    Individual bills to repeal a septic tank inspection mandate to protect springs and lakes may have failed this year, but the inspections won’t be starting any time soon. Tucked inside a budget bill is language prohibiting the Department of Health...
  • Protests planned Tues. against ‘anti-middle class’ Fla. lawmakers

     
    Progressive activists are planning another round of protests Tuesday against Republican state lawmakers who they say led attacks on budgets and programs designed to protect the poor, middle class and environment, all while handing out tax breaks to...
  • Jeff Atwater announces he likes Mike too

     
    Mike Haridopolos picked up another endorsement for his U.S. Senate campaign Friday. And while Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater doesn't have quite the national profile of former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who came out for the Merritt Island...
  • The dumbest thing the Legislature did?

     
    There are plenty of contenders from this year's session. How about banning droopy pants in school? My nominee is the “Health Care Freedom Amendment.” According to the press release that the House issued upon its passage,  ”SJR 2 is a...
  • Florida Legislature: From Machiavelli to Orwell

     
    There are 120 members of the Florida House of Representatives, with 40 men and women in the Florida Senate. Given the Machiavellian manner in which House Speaker Dean Cannon and Senate President Mike Haridopolos grabbed control of the Legislature and...
  • Simmons wants special session for ed funding

     
    Senate Prek-12 Education Appropriations Chair David Simmons, R-Altamonte Springs, said he'd like to see the Legislature come back to Tallahassee for a special session to address funding issues related to the vetoes issued Thursday by Gov. Rick Scott....
  • So Senator H., tell us what you really think….

     
    Senate President Mike Haridopolos, clearly smarting from being thrown off the Ray Junior Show yesterday for repeatedly ducking a question about whether he supported the Medicare privatization plan advanced by U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, is trying to clear the...
  • Will the Legislature’s immigration punt hurt candidates?

     
    By Kathleen Haughney, Tallahassee Bureau   TALLAHASSEE — Republican politicians across Florida and the nation pounded the campaign pavement in 2010 with fiery rhetoric about the need to secure the country's borders and send illegal immigrants home....
  • LeMieux to take on the Ray Junior challenge

     
    Listen up, folks. George LeMieux will be on the Ray Junior show today at 5 p.m. Junior, you'll recall, is the conservative talk-show host who famously threw Senate President Mike Haridopolos off his program for refusing to say how he'd vote on U.S. Rep....