The state has smacked a $1.8 million penalty on Fort Lauderdale, as the city scrambles to fix the sewer problem. What taxpayers need is state legislative action to provide resources to help rebuild our infrastructure and, most importantly, marshal the forces and backbone to fix the long-term problem of our waterways: pollution.Continue reading »
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, at the behest of Gov. Ron DeSantis, fined Fort Lauderdale an unprecedented $1.8 million after the city’s two-month-long cascade of sewer ruptures.Continue reading »
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Legislation imposing term limits on elected school board members on November’s ballot is heading to House floor.Continue reading »
The Republican-controlled budget committee in the Florida House voted Wednesday to wrest control of the state Office of Energy away from the state’s lone statewide elected Democrat, Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried.Continue reading »
As is so often the case with Trump, his statements contradict his actions. Yes, Trump has made statements that imply support for the LGBTQ+ community. However, his policies have consistently chipped away at the rights of the most marginalized people in our country, particularly the transgender community.Continue reading »