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Adam Putnam dismisses concealed weapon permits reports as partisan attacks

Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam on Thursday dismissed a steady stream of reports raising concerns about his Department of Agriculture’s …

Palm Beach prosecutor targets ‘sham’ write-in candidates

Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg told Florida Politics on Thursday he is filing elections and ethics complaints against several …

Pam Bondi gives full support to ‘dear friend’ Adam Putnam

Needing a little love in a month that so far has gone largely his opponent’s way, Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam …

Money could bolster election security

Florida’s top elections official Thursday expressed confidence, but not “overconfidence,” about this year’s elections as legislators accepted $19.2 million from …

Chris Nocco endorses Agriculture Commissioner hopeful Denise Grimsley

A popular Republican from Pasco County is throwing his weight behind Denise Grimsley in the race for Agriculture Commissioner. “Florida’s …

Legislative, Influence and Policy

Florida Chamber endorses 20 more state legislative candidates

The Florida Chamber of Commerce released a “second round” of endorsements for state legislative races Thursday, adding four incumbents and …

Lawmakers sign off on money for citrus farmers

Gov. Rick Scott said the state will “soon” begin accepting applications from citrus farmers whose crops and groves were damaged …

Second group forms to fight gambling amendment

A second political committee has registered to oppose a proposed state constitutional amendment requiring voter approval of new gambling. Citizens for the …

Rick Scott pressures lawmakers to OK citrus grant

Ahead of Thursday’s state Legislative Budget Commission meeting, Gov. Rick Scott is making it clear that he wants the panel …
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