RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Mike Bennett

A collection of news and information related to Mike Bennett published by this site and its partners.

Top Mike Bennett Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Lamenting the death of the room tax bill [Letter]

    A bill that I worked on with my Democratic colleague, Delegate Mary-Dulany James, was recommitted back to committee. HB 1395 promoted tourism and economic growth in Harford County and would have given the Harford County Council the authority to impose a hotel rental tax, up to 6 percent.
  • Who should pay for Florida's 'green' energy supplies?

    Who should pay for Florida's 'green' energy supplies?
    Florida Power & Light Co. wants the right to charge its customers to build more solar power plants. Other companies just want the right to sell solar power. Both are voices likely to be heard in the renewable-energy debate shaping up for this year's...

    Follow the money: Pols try to undermine your vote

    Follow the money: Pols try to undermine your vote
    My question seemed simple enough: Whose money was it? Sure, I knew the names of the politicians who opposed the fair-districting amendments, which we overwhelmingly approved at the polls earlier this month. I knew that Dean Cannon and Mike Haridopolos...

    No signs of more red palm weevil

    The red palm weevil, a pest dreaded for its lethal effect on stately palm trees, has been lying low in Laguna Beach, where it was first discovered last year. Although some palm trees have been treated in Laguna Beach as a precaution, the Orange County...

    Term limits for you, not for me — what hypocrites!

    Term limits for you, not for me — what hypocrites!
    (An earlier version of this column had an incorrect title for Senate Majority Leader Andy Gardiner.) Today, we continue looking at foolish bills your legislators have filed in Tallahassee — and highlight some good ones. Let's start with a real...