First row from L to R: Bev Washburn, Vice President John Washburn, President Nancy Razvoza, Janet Farrell 2nd row from L to R: Secretary Roxie Moore, Ginny Diehm, ginger Von Holden, Rae Denison, Laurie Uprop, Maura mcMahon Back row: Treasurer Hubert Daniely Missing: Cheryl Connor
After 20 years in the wilderness, Florida Democrats are dreaming of recapturing the Governor’s Mansion in 2018. With President Trump’s historically low popularity and a recent spate of wins in special elections, including two in Florida, the optimism is justified. (Read more in MiamiHerald.com)
Once again, Floridian youth are at the forefront of action, this time drawing attention to climate change through a lawsuit claiming their “fundamental rights to a stable climate” have been violated.
While candidates from all around Rep. Tom Rooney’s congressional district have explored efforts to succeed the retiring lawmaker, two Sarasota legislators have set themselves apart with fundraising and endorsements. And with the release of first-quarter fundraising figures, state Rep. Julio Gonzalez, R-Venice, surprised many
American Bridge’s new video highlights how,at staged event after staged event, Rick Scott repeats the same meaningless, poll-tested speech, while hiding from the public and refusing to answer questions from the press (Read more in TampaBay.com)
In the states that have adopted term limits on legislators (Florida, of course, included), the problem is that lobbyists and staff members are more powerful than legislators and write much of the legislation
Instead of a “tax write-off” for bottled water, as suggested by a recent letter to the editor, it’s much cheaper and much more environmentally friendly to buy a filter for your faucet or use the filtered water from your refrigerator
PUNTA GORDA – Charlotte County students marked the 19th anniversary of the Columbine massacre by walking out of class Friday to join protests against gun violence. Their action was part of a nationwide walkout. In Punta Gorda, students from Port Charlotte High School and Florida Southwestern State College, Charlotte Campus marched to the offices…
Today, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine massacre, students across Charlotte County will take to the streets to protest gun violence.
Four Democratic candidates presented their visions for Florida on education, health care, the environment, the economy and guns. But one candidate’s record got more attention than any other.