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12 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

Shoar takes lead of Sheriffs Association

Sheriffs from around the state of Florida came to Ponte Vedra Beach for an annual conference of the Florida Sheriffs Association and the election of new leadership.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, St Johns County, FL, Sawgrass, FL, St. Augustine, FL

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Miami Herald

Fred Grimm: Florida politicians are the real quarry on King Ranch

A trip to a hunting preserve on the legendary King Ranch in Texas may evoke lots of adjectives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas, Arts, Literature, Rick Scott, US Governors

Switched

Florida Republicans Are Taking Secret Trips On Big Sugar And No One Will Talk About It

Florida Gov. Rick Scott once called the political contributions that flow from the powerful sugar industry to politicians "disgusting."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Florida Government, Rick Scott, US Governors, us Travel, Travel

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Naples Daily News

Bondi sees personal wealth rise sharply Florida Attorney General Pam...

Attorney general Pam Bondi speaks about the supreme court's decision concerning the health care bill at a news conference on Thursday, June 28, 2012, in Tallahassee, Fla.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Tallahassee, FL, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Bradenton.com

Florida GOP ranch trips paid for by U.S. Sugar

On a Friday in February 2013, Gov. Rick Scott stepped aboard a Texas-bound plane to take part in a secret ritual for Florida's power elite.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Florida Government, Rick Scott, US Governors, Merritt Island, FL, Charlie Crist

Fri Jul 25, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

A history of Florida's gift ban: Scandal. Reform. Repeat.

Free hunting trips, whether to King Ranch in Texas or destinations closer to home, are a fixture of Florida politics.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

St. Petersburg Times

Adam Putnam on King Ranch hunting trips: Better than golf

House Republican Conference Chairman, Rep. Adam Putnam, R-Fla., outlines the status of the GOP plan for ethics enforcement, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008.

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St. Petersburg Times

Why won't Florida GOP leaders talk about hunting trips to King Ranch in Texas?

On a Friday in February 2013, Gov. Rick Scott stepped aboard a Texas-bound plane to take part in a secret ritual for Florida's power elite.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Florida Government, Rick Scott, US Governors, Merritt Island, FL, Charlie Crist

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sunshine State News

Adrian Wyllie a Factor in Florida Governor's Race, But Can He Be a Contender?

Wyllie does well in the poll, taking 9 percent. While far behind Crist, who leads with 39 percent, and Scott at 37 percent, Wyllie looks poised to do better than Libertarians ever have before in Florida.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Gary E. Johnson, Gary Johnson

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bradenton.com

Charlie Crist about to get millions in campaign subsidy

Democrat Charlie Crist says he can’t raise nearly as much money as Republican Gov. Rick Scott, but he can close the gap thanks to a big subsidy from Florida taxpayers.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Rick Scott

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Sunshine State News

Charlie Crist's Gamble on Annette Taddeo Didn't Get Instant Payoff

Charlie Crist hoped to get some positive attention by announcing Annette Taddeo as his running mate but his move was overshadowed by other events, some of which don't help his campaign.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Wedding, Rick Scott

Sunshine State News

Political Bits and Pieces

News broke this week that former Gov. Jeb Bush , R-Fla., was involved in creating a Florida-based private equity investment firm, Britton Hill Holdings LLC, last year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Gus Bilirakis, Representative Steve Southerland, Florida, Florida Government

Fri Jul 18, 2014

JD Supra

Enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds Law Now Effective ...

In response to the Tampa Bay Times investigative story, "America's Worst Charities," Florida's Commissioner of Agriculture, Adam Putnam, worked with the Florida Legislature to enact material enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds statutes .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Florida, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida Government, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bradenton.com

Florida officials warn residents about invasive, destructive snail species

This is a 30-second advertisement created for a movie theater audience about the giant African land snail in Miami, Florida.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Agriculture, Science, Miami Dade County, FL

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Creative Loafing Tampa

In Tampa, Perry Thurston & George Sheldon tag team to blast Pam Bondi

A lot has been made this year about how, once again, Florida Democrats appear outgunned when it comes to the Cabinet races.

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rick Scott, US Governors, Hillsborough County, FL, Charlie Crist, Broward County, FL

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Bloomberg

Portman Weighs Filling Bush Gap in 2016 Primary Field

Rob Portman's been a runner-up in two straight Republican vice-presidential selection sweepstakes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Rand Paul, Ohio, Ohio Government

Thu Jul 10, 2014

JD Supra

Enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds Law Now Effective

In response to the Tampa Bay Times investigative story, "America's Worst Charities," Florida's Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam worked with the Florida Legislature to enact material enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds statutes .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Florida, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida Government, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

GOP Cabinet incumbents build up cash for re-election campaigns

Attorney General Pam Bondi , Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and state Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater continued building large fundraising edges over their Democratic challengers during the first three weeks of June, campaign-finance reports show.

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