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21 Nov
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‘Powered by the Sun’ License Plate Showcasing Solar Jobs

Two Democrats in the state House–Rep. Margaret Good of Sarasota and Rep. Joy Goff-Marcil of Maitland–have teamed up with state Sen. Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, to create a new license plate to showcase the solar industry in the Sunshine State. Read More…

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26 Aug
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Central Florida Dems demand hearings on guns

Decrying years of inaction on Democratic gun proposals as gun violence has accelerated, a group of Central Florida Democratic lawmakers demanded hearings in the Florida Legislature next year…

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15 Mar
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Charter school companies feast at the public trough

South Florida Sun Sentinel-

In the Summer 2015 edition of the conservative magazine National Affairs, two of America’s leading charter school proponents made a striking confession. “We wanted the infusions of capital and entrepreneurialism that accompany the profit motive, but we didn’t take seriously enough the risk of profiteering,” wrote Chester Finn Jr., and Bruno Manno, both former assistant U.S. secretaries of education. They also warned against letting the charter sector “ossify into a conventional interest group.”… READ MORE

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29 Nov
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Meet the three Orlando-area women who flipped Florida House seats blue

Orlando Sentinel-

Anna Eskamani, Geraldine Thompson and Joy Goff-Marcil, all Democrats, flipped districts in November. The bulk of Orange County is now represented in Tallahassee by women — including three Democrats who flipped seats in November… READ MORE

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