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2016 Election

Mike Hill’s ‘Fair Districts’ lawsuit dismissed

November 10, 2015

A state lawmaker and other plaintiffs have dismissed a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the “Fair Districts” redistricting standards approved by Florida voters in 2010, according to a court document filed Friday. The lawsuit, filed…

2016 Election

Bondi will not challenge medical pot amendment

November 10, 2015

Though continuing to express concerns about a proposed constitutional amendment that would legalize medical marijuana, Attorney General Pam Bondi is not challenging the wording of the ballot initiative. The Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments Dec.…

2016 Election

Gaetz has a real challenger for Senate seat

November 9, 2015

From the News Service of Florida: GAINER TOPS $118K FOR PANHANDLE SENATE RACE In what could turn into one of the state’s most-expensive campaigns in 2016, Bay County Commissioner George Gainer collected $118,590 in October for…

Environment

Bondi calls Bloomberg a ‘bully’

November 9, 2015

Attorney General Pam Bondi defended Florida’s environmental record and called former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg a “billionaire bully” after she became a target of a political committee he’s funded. Bondi and three other state…

Business

EntreCon: The Power of a Dream

November 6, 2015

This morning, I was the moderator for an EntreCon panel that featured Scott Zepp, co-founder of World of Beer, and Celeste Beatty, founder of the Harlem Brewing Co. Their passion and love of community were remarkable…