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By Paige Kauffman on October 16th, 2013 | Last updated: October 17, 2013 at 10:17 pm
With the 2014 general elections approaching, the public is able to access the leading contributions and expenditures North Florida candidates have amassed so far.
By Trevor Sikkema on September 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 2, 2013 at 5:15 pm
Florida law enforcement officials and state legislators are considering the enactment of tougher consequences for sexual predators and are calling for a review of the current law.
By Ebony Joseph on September 26th, 2013 | Last updated: September 26, 2013 at 9:27 pm
House members and other top state officials have been paying as little as $8.43 per month for individual coverage and $30 for family coverage.
By Dyann Lesnever and Donna Green-Townsend on July 17th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 3:47 pm
Although Attorney General Eric Holder is taking a stand against “stand your ground” law, other lawmakers, including Rep. Dennis Baxley, believe it is an important law and should remain unchanged.
State Rep. Baxley, author of the ‘stand your ground’ law responds to today’s task force announcement
By Chip Skambis on February 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 10:43 am
Florida Rep. Dennis Baxley (R-District 23) spoke with WUFT’s Chip Skambis about his response to the task force statement supporting the “stand your ground” law that he originally sponsored. The task force to review the law was appointed by the [...]
By Maggie Schwartzman on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: October 14, 2013 at 7:43 am
Florida Rep. Alan Williams proposed a bill last week that if passed would repeal the law that received a lot of attention after the killing of Treyvon Martin almost a year ago. Williams believes the law has failed. The repeal of the law will have to go through the House Judiciary Committee charied by Rep. Dennis Baxley, an original co-sponsor of the law.
By Chris Peralta on December 14th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:14 am
Dennis Baxley and Chuck Chestnut offer their thoughts on Friday’s Connecticut shooting and possible increased gun control measures that could result.
By Blake Alderman on June 12th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:14 am
Republican State Representative from Ocala, Dennis Baxley, will be traveling to Seminole County today for the first public meeting of the Task Force on Citizens Safety and Protection. The panel was created by Florida Governor Rick Scott after neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman [...]
By Cameron Taylor on April 20th, 2012 | Last updated: October 14, 2013 at 7:43 am
While the judge in the Trayvon Martin case has set a 150-thousand dollar bail with some guidelines for George Zimmerman, Governor Rick Scott’s task force will be focusing on a different aspect of the case, the “stand your ground” law. [...]