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Accurate census count could mean billions more for Florida: ‘You can’t overstate its importance’

Stephen Hudak Orlando Sentinel July 31, 2019 | 5:46 PM Central Florida has been shortchanged by the federal government for decades because past census surveys undercounted people living here, elected leaders said Wednesday in a plea to boost participation and collect a more accurate tally of Sunshine State residents next year. (…) Demings and Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer were joined …Read More

. on July 31, 2019
LETTER: DeSantis helps keep Florida fishing

LTE by Gary Jennings Panama City News Herald July 21, 2019 On July 10, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis proclaimed July as Keep Florida Fishing Month during his remarks at the American Sportfishing Association’s International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades in Orlando. This declaration, along with his bold vision for a brighter future budget, illustrates his understanding of the important role …Read More

. on July 21, 2019
It’s homeowners who suffer

Letter to the Editor by Richie Kidwell Sunday, July 21, 2019 We couldn’t agree more that residents are the ones to suffer after a storm, caught in a longtime feud between insurance carriers and trial attorneys, hoping to be made whole. Unfortunately, homeowners being left to battle with their insurance carriers is only going to become more prevalent now that …Read More

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Ron DeSantis Designates July as Keep Florida Fishing Month

Florida Daily July 11, 2019 On Wednesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis spoke at the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) in Orlando and designated July as “Keep Florida Fishing Month.” DeSantis weighed in on the importance of fishing in the Sunshine State. “The protection of our vital water resources is one of the most pressing issues facing our state, and …Read More

. on July 11, 2019
Leon County and City of Tallahassee Elected Leaders Join Florida TaxWatch to Announce Efforts to Increase Participation in the 2020 Census

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 10, 2019   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Florida TaxWatch (FTW) along with elected leaders from Leon County and the City of Tallahassee highlighted the need for community participation in the 2020 Census. As the third largest and fourth fastest growing state in the country, the upcoming Federal Census count will be more important to the Sunshine State …Read More

. on July 10, 2019
Artist, Exoneree Valentino Dixon Launches Art of Freedom Foundation in Florida

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 9, 2019 (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.) – Artist and exoneree Valentino Dixon today announced the launch of the Art of Freedom Foundation. The foundation is established with the national mission to unite humanity, shine a light on injustice, work with local, state, and federal lawmakers to achieve prison and sentencing reform, and champion the voices …Read More

. on July 9, 2019
How the Patient Savings Act will work

Letter to the Editor by Rep. Paul Renner Miami Herald June 20, 2019 Healthcare costs continue to rise, squeezing personal budgets and threatening the finances of many Floridians. Working with Gov. Ron DeSantis, the Florida Legislature passed major healthcare reforms, like the Patient Savings Act, that arm patients with information about healthcare costs and quality and provide new tools to save …Read More

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Congress must fund infrastructure improvement before disasters happen | Opinion

Opinion Editorial by Wes Maul Miami Herald May 22, 2019 The federal government needs a plan. In Washington, the simple and commonsense approach to solving a problem often attracts the least attention. Nowhere is that more evident than in Washington’s approach to disaster spending, an issue that the Miami Herald Editorial Board highlighted earlier this month in “FEMA pitches financial …Read More

. on May 22, 2019
Legislation will help to reform Florida’s criminal justice system

Opinion Editorial by Rep. Paul Renner Pensacola News Journal May 12, 2019 As state legislators, public safety must always be a top priority. Economic development and good jobs cannot exist where crime is rampant. Statewide, we enjoy a nearly 50-year low in our crime rate. Part of that is attributable to a tough approach toward high risk, violent offenders. However, …Read More

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Coaching Legends Steve Spurrier, Cliff Ellis, and Mickey Andrews Join Forces to Raise Awareness, Call for Disaster Relief for Hurricane Michael Survivors

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Joining forces as Coaches for the Panhandle, legendary coaches Steve Spurrier, Cliff Ellis, and Mickey Andrews today stood together with Florida State Representative Loranne Ausley (D-Tallahassee), Florida State Senator Bill Montford (D-Tallahassee), and former Florida State Representative Robert Trammell (D-Marianna) for a press conference at the Florida Capitol to implore members of the Florida Legislature to immediately support …Read More

. on April 18, 2019
MEDIA ADVISORY: Coaches for the Florida Panhandle to hold press conference to discuss state disaster relief funds on Thursday, April 18, 2019

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Collegiate sports coaching icons Steve Spurrier, Cliff Ellis and Mickey Andrews will gather in Tallahassee, Florida to implore members of the Florida Legislature to immediately support disaster relief efforts in Northwest Florida. More than six months after the Category 4 impact of Hurricane Michael, residents and businesses have yet to recover from the devastation, leaving Floridians unable …Read More

. on April 17, 2019