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The day that was at the Florida Capitol — March 30

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The day at the state Capitol began dark Monday. As we approach the mid-point of the 60 days of the legislative session, apparently the grind is starting to get to people. Someone forgot to turn on the lights this morning in the hallway leading to the Senate pressroom. It was eerie walking a usually bustling, noisy corridor in the subdued quiet and darkness of a Monday morning. Sort of like serving school detention and being freed after the janitors had…

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The day that was in Florida Politics — March 16

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It was a day of announcements at the state Capitol. Morning broke with former legislator Joe Scarborough announcing that Marco Rubio was selling his Tallahassee home.   Details here. Rubio had purchased a three-bedroom/two-bath house with fellow lawmaker David Rivera in 2005. It has been a bit of a headache for Rubio. The two were unable to unload it when the Great Recession created a housing glut and they had left Tallahassee for new jobs in Washington. A bank had started…

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Stacy Frank endorsed by Florida’s nurses

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Stacy Frank, candidate for Florida House District 57 (D), has been endorsed by the Florida Nurses Association. The Florida Nurses Association (FNA) is the largest statewide organization of Registered Nurses.  The FNA advocates for health policy that is geared toward making high quality health care services accessible to all Floridians at a reasonable cost. Stacy Frank explained, “I look forward to working with the FNA to increase the quality and affordability of healthcare for all Floridians.” Stacy Frank will appear…

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Stacy Frank endorsed by Florida’s nurses

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Stacy Frank, candidate for Florida House District 57 (D), has been endorsed by the Florida Nurses Association. The Florida Nurses Association (FNA) is the largest statewide organization of Registered Nurses.  The FNA advocates for health policy that is geared toward making high quality health care services accessible to all Floridians at a reasonable cost. Stacy Frank explained, “I look forward to working with the FNA to increase the quality and affordability of healthcare for all Floridians.” Stacy Frank will appear…

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