Tag: SB 186
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Danny McAuliffeMarch 7, 2018
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A bill that would require public office holders to resign before running for federal office could soon become law. The House passed the legislation (SB 186) late Wednesday night, sending it to Gov. Rick Scott‘s desk for approval. The bill would require elected Florida officials to resign from their offices, effective no later than the day before […]

Drew WilsonJanuary 31, 2018
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3min125
The Senate passed a bill Wednesday that would require state and local officials to give up their current seat in order to run for federal office. Under the “resign to run” bill, SB 186, candidates would need to resign their current office 10 days before the qualifying period opens in a federal race if the […]


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