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Under mounting pressure from constituents, fellow lawmakers, and investigators, embattled House Speaker Ray Sansom is temporarily stepping down as leader of the Florida House.
According to a Quinnipiac poll released Wednesday Crist favorability rating is 67 percent while President Barack Obama’s rating is 66 percent.

Governor Sets Veto Date

Education will take the brunt of the budget ax blow, with lawmakers voting cut 500 million from education.
I believe my skills and abilities are of greatest use here in Florida, where I am honored to serve as Chief Financial Officer. And I will run for re-election as Chief Financial Officer to continue being a fiscal watchdog on behalf of the people of Florida.”
Florida’s unemployment rate is at a 15 year high at 7.3 percent. Crist said it important to encourage people to keep looking for work.
The increasingly out of touch Governor recently visited local workforce centers in Brevard and Leon counties, and this month he unveiled his proposed Economic Stimulus Plan to help small Florida-based businesses expand and create new jobs by providing a miniscule $10 million in loans and support services.
The Orlando Magic will continue its work with local youth this time visiting Nap Ford Community School (648 W. Livingston St., Orlando, 32801—across from Amway Arena) on Tuesday, October 14 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. to distribute healthy snacks and read a short story on healthy eating.  Magic...