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As Orange County sheriff, I am sworn under oath to support, protect and defend the U.S. Constitution, and I will defend with vigor the Second Amendment rights of citizens to keep and bear arms....
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2014/04/18 21:50
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The Step Up For Students scholarship program has provided extremely supportive aid to my family. I have three children, two of whom utilize Step Up For Students to go to private schools. One of the...
2014/04/18 20:33
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Florida Senate President Don Gaetz is asking the federal government to reconsider a Florida plan offering subsidized health insurance to the state's working poor, as an alternative to the Medicaid...
2014/04/18 16:52
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Gov. Rick Scott assesses 2014 legislative session after delivering remarks in Winter Springs, Friday, April 18, 2014. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel) A trio of Florida governors -- including one on...
2014/04/18 11:42
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The Florida Legislature seems determined to shake up the state’s public schools. It looks as if lawmakers will change the way textbooks are chosen, create new privacy safeguards for students and put...
2014/04/17 19:50
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It might seem strange that the immediate past chair of the Florida Democratic Party would be urging the Florida Legislature to support and fully fund Gov. Rick Scott’s much-needed cancer research...
2014/04/17 17:11
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The Bay Education Foundation is proud to announce the award of Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarships for the Fall 2014 semester to the following Bay District Schools employees. semester. The...
2014/04/17 14:14
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The South lost a good and decent man this week. Reubin O’Donovan Askew, Florida governor from 1971 to 1979 and perhaps the South’s most respected politician, died surrounded by his family. He was...
2014/04/17 10:08
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A selection of health policy stories from Massachusetts, Kansas, Florida, Michigan, Connecticut, Maryland, Arizona, Hawaii, Missouri and Georgia. A federal judge on Tuesday blocked an effort by...
2014/04/16 15:03
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TALLAHASSEE -- A year after passing sweeping reforms on political lobbying and conflicts-of-interests, proposals to impose even stronger ethical requirements on politicians are languishing in the...
2014/04/16 08:08
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A selection of health policy stories from New York, Connecticut, Washington state, Kansas, Florida, West Virginia and California. New York and federal officials report final agreement allowing the...
2014/04/15 21:03
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TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.” But...
2014/04/15 16:13
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The issue of Southwest Florida's water quality and how it is impacted by Lake Okeechobee is complicated. It's being attacked from many angles, but some experts say our lawmakers are missing the...
2014/04/14 19:30
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The Florida Legislature is considering a plan that would change the way the state pays to treat people who need emergency mental health care, a move critics say would gut the current system to benefit...
2014/04/14 17:50
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With a physician shortage coming and no major relief in sight, Americans will have to make adjustments. One reform would be the use of telemedicine. Florida TaxWatch reports that statewide expansion...
2014/04/14 16:29
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Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. THE Florida Legislature IS TAKING A WEEK OFF State legislators are taking off the seventh week of the 2014...
2014/04/14 16:11
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The Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute announces the graduation today of 34 first-line supervisors from the Florida Leadership Academy. The graduates serve in leadership roles in criminal...
2014/04/14 07:51
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Every three days, a greyhound dies at a Florida dog track, but House Speaker Will Weatherford doesn't want to know about it. He appears content to keep the blinders on. In his stubborn resistance to...
2014/04/13 19:03
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The Blackstone Group continues to trim its stake in SeaWorld Entertainment Inc., the Orlando-based theme-park owner it bought in late 2009. After shedding another 19 million shares last week — 1.75...
2014/04/13 16:04
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TALLAHASSEE — Floridians could fire warning shots or display a weapon in self defense under a bill approved by the Florida Legislature on Thursday, a substantial expansion of the state's controversial...
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