With just 10 days before the 2015 legislative session comes to a close, Florida Senate President Andy Gardiner (R-Orlando), is convening a workshop on Tuesday, to discuss the precarious situation of the health care budget.
One word: Leadership The man who embodies that concept in Gainesville is Russ Blackburn. Perhaps his greatest unsung accomplishment has been the restraint he has managed to minimize the constant in-fighting in that legendary Hanfield versus McEachoy Feud. Feud participants were everywhere at this Leadership Gainesville Alumni Forum earlier this month. So while Petty Peggy […]
This article by Greg Sargent, was first published on washingtonpost.com A battle over the Medicaid expansion has erupted among Republicans in Florida, and it has created a strange situation: Republican legislators are urging GOP Governor Rick Scott to accept the expansion, but he is reluctant to do so, even though it is imperiling his drive […]
Even as Gov. Rick Scott has denied his administration ordered DEP employees, contractors and volunteers not to use the terms “climate change” and “global warming,” at least a dozen DEP employees and employees from other state agencies have come forward to confirm there was an unofficial policy not to use these terms.