Juana is back in Miami and we are celebrating with all sorts of events this January. Though, we decided to let everyone get back home and settled for the first couple of weeks, it is now time to get in gear with the year! 374 more words
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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) — Sen. Gwen Margolis, D-Miami, wants to make Florida Lottery tickets just a click or two away.
Margolis has reintroduced a proposal (SB 98) for the 2014 session that would allow the Florida Lottery to create a program so anyone 18 or older could purchase lottery tickets online. 103 more words
TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) — Measures intended to reduce the number of unwanted animals put down each year, including a bill that allows voters to support using property taxes for neutering costs, were advanced without opposition in the Senate Agriculture Committee on Monday. 300 more words
Editors Note: Today we continue our three part series on School “Choice” legislation with part II. Part I can be found here.
The legacy of Bob Graham, Reuben Askew and most recently Lawton Chiles in fighting extreme right wing efforts to hijack our public schools was effectively undone not only by Jeb Bush and his minions but also with the help and complicity of several completely spineless Democrats. 1,107 more words
TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – Up to 14 days of early voting should be offered during Florida’s next election, Gov. Rick Scott said Thursday.
The effort to reduce long lines experienced this past November would be a backpeddling of sorts for Republicans, … 968 more words