By Kelly Audette on April 15th, 2015 | Last updated: April 16, 2015 at 10:43 am
Rep. Keith Perry confirmed that a bill which would have allowed voters to establish a HB-1325 has died in the Florida House of Representatives. The hearing of HB 1325, was postponed during the last meeting of the Regulatory Affairs Committee.
By monicakelly on March 12th, 2014 | Last updated: March 12, 2014 at 2:20 pm
Legislators propose improvements to child welfare system – The Senate Children, Families and Elder Affairs Committee passed a package of proposals on Tuesday, in order to improve regulations over Florida’s child welfare system. The proposals include a requirement for the […]
By Jennifer Tintner on November 5th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 9:16 am
Gainesville’s Interfaith Alliance for Immigrant Justice is advocating the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act and is pressuring U.S. Rep Ted Yoho to do the same.
By Sabrina Alvarez on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 9, 2013 at 10:07 pm
Florida lawmakers rejected a bill Thursday that would have eliminated the state’s death penalty. The House of Representatives Criminal Justice committee voted 9 to 4 on the bill.
By Kelsey Meany on November 7th, 2012 | Last updated: November 7, 2012 at 9:39 am
Colorado, Washington legalize recreational marijuana use – Voters in Washington and Colorado passed ballot initiatives Tuesday for marijuana use. The initiative has been named the biggest victory for the marijuana legalization movement. CNN Dems keep Senate, leaders urge working toward […]
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By Kelsey Meany on October 25th, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 1:33 pm
Florida ethics panel confirms Rivera accusations – Wednesday the Florida Ethics Commission found probably cause that Rep. David Rivera, a candidate in a re-election race, committed 11 ethics law violations while he was in position as a state legislator. CBS […]
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By WUFT News on August 15th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:53 pm
One race from the Tuesday ballot may take a few days to resolve. Longtime Congressman Cliff Stearns is going to have to depend on provisional and overseas ballots if he wants to continue his career in congress. Running in the […]
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