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Gators running back Mark Thompson (24) barrels through the Volunteers' defense at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium during the first home game against the Tennessee Volunteers on Sept. 16, 2017. Thompson gained a total of 30 yards from his seven rushes during the game. The Gators won 26-20 by making a tie-breaking touchdown with zero seconds on the clock. (Emma Green/ WUFT News)

Jim RosicaDecember 13, 2017
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A proposal to repeal Florida’s system of public financing for statewide campaigns won’t make it into the state constitution, at least for now. Frank Kruppenbacher, the proposed amendment’s sponsor, withdrew it from consideration at Wednesday’s meeting of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission’s Ethics and Election committee. That was after representatives of progressive groups, including the […]

Jim RosicaJuly 11, 2017
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A lawsuit over how the state funds its clerks of court still is trudging along in Tallahassee, court dockets show.  Circuit Judge Karen Gievers set a case management conference for Sept. 7, after lawyers for plaintiff Howard Forman alerted the court of possible “additional or substituted parties.” Forman, a Democrat and former state senator, was […]

Staff ReportsOctober 14, 2016
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One day before the Oct. 14 deadline, state agencies began issuing Legislative Budget Requests [LBR] for the upcoming fiscal year. As LobbyTools explains, budget requests include several “exhibits” and “schedules” — exhibits offer alternative views of an agency’s budget request, such as by issue or category. Schedules provide supporting documentation for exhibits. For instance, “Exhibit D-3A” […]

Jim RosicaAugust 11, 2016
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Budget season has begun in Tallahassee with the release of financial “outlooks” that state agencies rely on to come up with their yearly budget requests. The numbers, released Thursday, give agency heads some idea of a baseline. Of course, they’re sure to ebb and flow between now and the 2017 Legislative Session. Most importantly, as LobbyTools points […]


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