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Doug Broxson

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‘Bo’s Bridge’ plan moves forward

February 14, 2018

The state would have the option of acquiring the Garcon Point Bridge near Pensacola under a bill (HB 1281) approved Tuesday in a 13-1 vote by the House Transportation & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee. The bridge, also…

Politics

Lawmakers grapple with ‘Bo’s Bridge’

January 24, 2018

By Lloyd Dunkelberger NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers are looking to salvage a fiscally failed project known as “Bo’s Bridge” near Pensacola. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Tuesday approved a bill…

Politics

Ryan Wiggins on 2017 legislative session [podcast]

May 17, 2017

Ryan Wiggins of Full Contact Strategies offers her take on the 2017 Florida Legislative Session. She offers praise for the efforts of Representatives Clay Ingram, Frank White, and Jayer Williamson, as well as Senator Doug Broxson.…

State & National News

Florida Senate approves Triumph Gulf Coast bill

May 1, 2017

Kim Wilmes, President & CEO of Florida’s Great Northwest, issued the following statement after the Florida Senate’s unanimous approval of legislation authorizing Triumph Gulf Coast to receive and award $300 million to help Northwest Florida’s economic…