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Despite pushback from Rick Scott admin, online voting bill goes to the governor’s desk

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As part of an en masse drop of dozens of bills onto Gov. Rick Scott‘s desk courtesy of the Florida Senate, a bill to allow online voting registration sponsored by state Sen. Jeff Clemens now sits before the Governor’s Office, awaiting his review. Scott administration Secretary of State Ken Detzner openly opposed the measure, SB 228, as it wended its way through committee, saying it would interfere with already ongoing efforts to revamp the state’s voter rolls and registration system. Perhaps signaling a…

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Overseas online voting: What could possibly go wrong?

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I want to go on record saying that I have the deepest respect, regard and admiration for those brave souls who serve in our nation’s military. I sincerely recognize that the threat to global stability is real and, yes, we definitely want and need them on that wall. With that said… There are two bills making their way through the Legislature that have to do with online voting and voter registration. On one hand, we have Senate Bill 228 by Jeff…

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