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The Florida Times-Union
Tia Mitchell: Lessons learned from special session No. 2Special session No. 2 ended the same way the regular session did earlier this y
Tia Mitchell: Lessons learned from special session No. 2
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Special session No. 2 ended the same way the regular session did earlier this year: with drama, hard feelings and House and Senate Republicans blaming each other. If you had asked me a couple of days ago, I would have said that there is less... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Mandatory Retirement Creates Opening on Judge's BenchAugust 19, 2015 By Julie Montanaro One of the most recognizable faces on the
Mandatory Retirement Creates Opening on Judge's Bench
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 7 days ago
August 19, 2015 By Julie Montanaro One of the most recognizable faces on the second circuit bench will be forced to retire at the end of this year when he turns 70. The judicial nominating committee just started seeking applicants for his job, but... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
House approves congressional redistricting plan Special session set to end Friday Wednesday, August 19, 11:14 AM EDT A plan
House approves congressional redistricting plan
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Special session set to end Friday Wednesday, August 19, 11:14 AM EDT A plan to redraw Florida�s 27 congressional districts overwhelmingly passed the state House on Tuesday, inching closer to a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
House OKs congressional redistricting planA plan to redraw Florida's 27 congressional districts overwhelmingly passed the
House OKs congressional redistricting plan
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
A plan to redraw Florida's 27 congressional districts overwhelmingly passed the state House on Tuesday, inching closer to a potential faceoff with the Senate. Nine Democrats joined with the majority of Republicans in approving the new map on a 76-35... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Bill puts Florida elected officials on Medicaid programThe Florida Legislature has resisted expanding medicaid to Florida's uninsured
Bill puts Florida elected officials on Medicaid program
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
The Florida Legislature has resisted expanding medicaid to Florida's uninsured working poor, but a bill has been filed to put the same elected officials on the program. Florida lawmakers rejected expanding the Medicaid program in 2015. It came in... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Bill Proposes Putting Lawmakers on MedicaidBy: Matt GalkaAugust 18, 2015 TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida Legislature has resis
Bill Proposes Putting Lawmakers on Medicaid
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 9 days ago
By: Matt GalkaAugust 18, 2015 TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida Legislature has resisted expanding Medicaid to Florida’s uninsured working poor, but a bill has been filed to put the same elected officials on the program. Florida lawmakers rejected... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Matt Gaetz: Test shows I don't have whopping coughTALLAHASSEE -- State Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, said Friday that tes
Matt Gaetz: Test shows I don't have whopping cough
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
TALLAHASSEE -- State Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, said Friday that tests have determined he does not have whooping cough, putting to rest concerns that he had contracted the highly contagious disease. "Whooping Cough tests are negative.... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Destin Mayor to Run for Florida House of RepresentativesDESTIN-- One Destin city official is running for the State House of Representat
Destin Mayor to Run for Florida House of Representatives
WJHG Panama City / Posted 20 days ago
DESTIN-- One Destin city official is running for the State House of Representatives. Destin Mayor Mel Ponder announced earlier this week that he would be running for the District 4 House seat, which is being vacated by Representative Matt... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Whoopsie! Rep Gaetz may not have pertussis after allTALLAHASSEE -- State Sen. Don Gaetz apparently jumped the gun Wednesday when he
Whoopsie! Rep Gaetz may not have pertussis after all
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
TALLAHASSEE -- State Sen. Don Gaetz apparently jumped the gun Wednesday when he told an audience that his son, Rep. Matt Gaetz, was missing the event due to a case of whooping cough. "I think my father got a little ahead of himself," said Matt... Read more
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Miami New Times
Florida Republican Politicians Are Infecting One Another With Whooping CoughWhooping cough may be one of the nastiest diseases. Symptoms can last for weeks
Florida Republican Politicians Are Infecting One Another With Whooping Cough
Miami New Times / Posted 22 days ago
Whooping cough may be one of the nastiest diseases. Symptoms can last for weeks or even months, and coughing fits can be so severe that patients have been known to vomit or break ribs. Vaccines have helped to mitigate outbreaks, but instances still... Read more
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Miami New Times
Florida Republican Politicians Are Infecting Each Other With Whooping CoughWhooping cough may be one of the nastiest diseases to get. Symptoms can last fo
Florida Republican Politicians Are Infecting Each Other With Whooping Cough
Miami New Times / Posted 22 days ago
Whooping cough may be one of the nastiest diseases to get. Symptoms can last for weeks or even months, and coughing fits can be so severe that patients have been known to vomit or break a rib in the midst of cough and gasping for air. Vaccines have... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Retailers pitch back-school tax breakA longer than usual back-to-school tax holiday gets underway Friday, and a lobb
Retailers pitch back-school tax break
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
A longer than usual back-to-school tax holiday gets underway Friday, and a lobbying arm for retailers is already making plans to sell lawmakers on keeping the extended discount period next year. The Florida Retail Federation also is eyeing a number... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Retailers pitch back-to-school tax breakA longer than usual back-to-school tax holiday gets underway Friday, and a lobb
Retailers pitch back-to-school tax break
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 23 days ago
A longer than usual back-to-school tax holiday gets underway Friday, and a lobbying arm for retailers is already making plans to sell lawmakers on keeping the extended discount period next year. The Florida Retail Federation also is eyeing a number... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Retailers pitch back-to-school tax breakA longer than usual back-to-school tax holiday gets underway Friday, and a lobb
Retailers pitch back-to-school tax break
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
A longer than usual back-to-school tax holiday gets underway Friday, and a lobbying arm for retailers is already making plans to sell lawmakers on keeping the extended discount period next year. The Florida Retail Federation also is eyeing a number... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Gaetzes to speak on the state, family and politics at Florida State UniversityTALLAHASSEE — Next week, Florida State University's Masters of Applied American
Gaetzes to speak on the state, family and politics at Florida State University
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — Next week, Florida State University's Masters of Applied American Politics and Policy program will host father-and-son legislators Sen. Don Gaetz and Rep. Matt Gaetz in a discussion of special sessions, lawmaking and the intersection of... Read more

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