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Gus Bilirakis: Congress, staff should not be exempt in GOP health care bill

Gus Bilirakis has already heard from plenty of constituents that he shouldn’t vote for repeal and replace of the Affordable …

Legislature renaming part of U.S. 19 to honor Tarpon Springs officer killed on duty

Florida lawmakers are seeking to rename a section of Alternate U.S. 19 in northern Pinellas County after a Tarpon Springs …

Tampa Bay officials OK with TBARTA bill, now before full Senate

Officials had high hopes for a bill to reconfigure Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority (TBARTA). Those same officials are …

Teachers, activists in Tampa blast ‘schools of hope’ legislation

Two weeks ago, the Florida House spent more than three hours debating a bill to attract specialized, high-performing charter schools …

Florida Young Democrats to hold annual meeting in Tampa next month

Florida Young Democrats will hold their annual convention in Ybor City, just outside downtown Tampa, on May 19-21. Speakers and …

Chris Nocco, Will Weatherford to headline Mike Moore campaign kick-off event

Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco and former House Speaker Will Weatherford will be headlining a campaign kickoff fundraiser next month …

Rick Kriseman, Cross-Bay Ferry get mixed reviews from Tampa City Council

A year ago, St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman requested and received $350,000 from the local governments of Tampa, Hillsborough County, …

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Sunburn for 4.28.17 – Rick Scott angry; Budget deals shaking out; Kevin Rader for the win; Zika returning?

Sunburn – The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. By Peter Schorsch, Phil Ammann, Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster, Mitch Perry …

The Delegation for 4.27.17 – Insights from the Beltway to the Sunshine State

Freshman class reflects on their first 100 days President Trump’s tumultuous first 100 days conclude this week. For the freshman …

Sunburn for 4.27.17 – Gambling bill negotiations; Gov. is back; Vic Torres OK after crash; John Legg’s new role

Sunburn – The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. By Peter Schorsch, Phil Ammann, Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster, Mitch Perry …

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