Florida Politics

Olysha Magruder A-OK with ‘dark money’ support in SD 8 Democratic primary

An Ocala non-profit organization has made up to $100,000 in illegal expenditures advocating for Olysha Magruder in the Democratic primary …

Gwen Graham, Ron DeSantis get biggest public financing checks

Eight statewide candidates, including four gubernatorial candidates, combined to draw $182,348 in state matching funds on Friday. The program has …

Progressive coalition putting $3.5M into stretch run push for Andrew Gillum

With the latest poll of the Democratic race for Governor indicating that Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum is within six points of …

Nikki Fried proposes new bank to serve medical cannabis providers

Freshly fired as a Wells Fargo bank customer for taking campaign cash from the medical marijuana industry, Agriculture Commissioner candidate …

Education amendment struck from November ballot—for now

Leon County Judge John Cooper on Monday ordered a contentious education amendment removed from the November ballot. Amendment 8 bundled …

Legislative, Influence and Policy

Loan for Amendment 1 passage sparks suit

Two environmental groups may soon duel in court over an alleged unpaid debt from an effort to get a state …

After divorce, House candidate Terry Power is deadbeat to ex-wife, lawyer suggests

The lawyer for the ex-wife of House District 64 candidate Terry Power disputes Power’s previous claim that he doesn’t owe …

Elections complaint filed against non-profit backing Olysha Magruder in SD 8

A Florida non-profit known as Liberation Ocala African American Council Inc. has been making a late push for Democratic Senate …

Diverse clients boost Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney bottom line

Lobbying firm Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney brought in an estimated $720,000 in fees during between April and June according to newly …
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