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Florida's Proposed First-In-Nation Water Excise Tax Bottled Up By Legal - Procedural Questions

Councilman Chris Greene:  Vacations-Work Should Not Determine Lawful City Meeting Schedule

FL Constitutional Amendment Process: Republicans Looking for Restrictions

Dr. Mark Thompson, Lake City, FloridaLake City Downtown Revival to Continue: LSHA Declares 12 Parcels Surplus - Donate to City

Valdosta's 7.5 Million Gallon Raw Sewage Spill:  For 7 days, like an unseen oil spill

Bill Montford: Florida State Senator7.5 Mil Gal of Raw Sewage Headed Into N. FL From Valdosta – FL Sen. Bill Montford Wants Answers

The Columbia County 5: williams,Ford, Nash, Witt, MurphyCzar Power 2020: County 5 Chairman, Toby Witt, Announces Commissioner Appointments

FL Panther Threatened by Deadly Road Projects – Sierra Club & Envir. Federation of SW Florida Sue

Graphic: Fred Koberlein, Jr. and Chris GreeneCity Manager Straightening Out City Meeting Scheduling Mess: City Attorney - Zero Direction

Miami, Floria at sunriseYear-End Review: Top 2019 Am Boomtowns in CO, Texas, S. Carolina - Miami, FL Number 4

Everglades Restoration: $200 million surprise in Trump's $1.4 trillion federal budget

Florida DEP Approves More Onshore Oil-Drilling Conservation Groups & Others Not Happy

Florida Supremes Send 'Fight For $15' Minimum Wage Amendment to the Ballot

Graphic with dogs and cats in a line with the heading: James Montgomery Animal Wellness Center, open to all regardless of height, fur, color, or sex.Community Generosity Fuels Humane Society James Montgomery Animal Wellness Center

legal notices with headline: Newspaper Legal Notice Monopoly Headed to LegislatureLegislation Filed: Florida Newspaper Legal Notice Monopoly On the Line - Counties Would Save

Image of President Trump with headline: impeachedU.S. House Votes to Impeach President Trump on Two Counts

Fort White Town CouncilFort White Backs Off Vote In Opposition of Seven Springs - Nestle Permit Renewal

Fort White Town Hall - standing room onySeven Springs – Nestle – Environmentalists: Does Everyone Want the Same Thing for the Santa Fe?

Bradley's Bill Allowing Discretion in 'Low-Level' Drug Offender Sentences Heads to Senate Floor

Parental Consent Abortion Bill Advances in Florida Senate Judiciary Committee

Photo: Diane Roberts, FloridaFLA 2019: "A State Run By Enablers, Bootlickers, And Some Possible Unindicted Co-Conspirators"

M-CORES: New Coalition 'No Roads To Ruin' Sends Message to Gov. - Toll Roads Must be Stopped