A not-so-very-subtle headline from the Tampa Bay Times — “Capitol Meltdown”

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The Tampa Bay Times avoided any subtlety with this front-page headline. “Capitol Meltdown” blares today’s edition.

As interesting as this story is, I can’t help but wonder if this headline isn’t a little much.

The 2013 legislative session may be crashing-and-burning, but Senate President Don Gaetz and Speaker Will Weatherford have already accomplished a great deal this session. It’s a shame that their work during the first 56 days of session will be marred by what occurs these last four days.

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