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Florida lawmakers face budget hurdles in final sprint

The clock is ticking for Florida lawmakers as they sprint toward adjournment. They’re already losing an hour this weekend because of Daylight Savings Time. Significant policy and budget hurdles remain as the Legislature hurtles, or stumbles, toward the finish line. In fact, it remains unclear whether the Legislature can adjourn by Friday as scheduled because […]

Your money and safety is top priority as lawmakers return to capitol for 2020

On Tuesday, your money and safety are the focus as Florida lawmakers go back to work in Tallahassee with a proposed budget of $91.4 billion. There is a wide range of issues lawmakers are going to take up and a big one is the environment, something that will greatly affect residents here in Southwest Florida. […]