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Saturday Jul 19 | Sunshine State News

Weekly Roundup: It's All About the Appeal

House Speaker Will Weatherford and Senate President Don Gaetz shocked Capitol insiders when they announced they would not appeal Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis' ruling last week striking down the Legislature's congressional map.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Times-Union to join other media asking judge to unseal records in redistricting controversy

The Florida Times-Union plans to join other media organizations requesting the Florida Supreme Court unseal evidence heard in a closed-door court session that preceded a Leon County's decision to declare Florida voting maps illegally drawn.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Corrine Brown, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Florida

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Palm Beach Post

Judge to consider next steps in Florida redistricting

The judge who threw out Florida's congressional map as unconstitutional has scheduled a hearing today aimed at determining what steps should be taken to revise the state's electoral boundaries.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Corrine Brown, Florida, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Niceville, FL, Palm Beach County, FL

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Business Journal

Florida legislature won't appeal redistricting ruling

Last week the Florida Supreme Court found fault with districts held by U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown and U.S. Rep. Dan Webster.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Legislature opts to re-draw Central Florida congressional map

The Florida Legislature 's Republican leaders said Tuesday they would re-draw two unconstitutional Orlando-area congressional districts provided the courts allowed the new map to take effect in 2016 instead of in this year's midterm elections.

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Related Topix: John Mica, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Corrine Brown, Democrat, Florida, Representative Alan Grayson, Florida Government

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Daily Kos

Elections Morning Digest: Florida judge tosses congressional map, orders redraw

Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Corrine Brown, Democrat, Florida, Florida Government, Jack Kingston

Fri Jul 11, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

Florida Ruling Is A Primer On Redistricting Chicanery

If you have some time over the weekend or need a break from the endless LeBron James coverage, you could peruse the highly readable opinion by a Florida judge who invalidated some of the redistricting efforts by the state's Republican Legislature.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Corrine Brown, Democrat

Roll Call

House Democrats Have Mixed Reaction to Florida Redistricting Ruling

Democrats on Capitol Hill expressed mixed reactions Friday to a new court ruling that declared Florida's congressional map unconstitutional.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David Rivera, Corrine Brown, Representative Joe Garcia, Democrat, Florida

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Judge rules Florida congressional map violates Fair Districts standards

Florida's re-drawn congressional map intentionally favors Republicans in violation of the anti-gerrymandering standards voters approved in 2010 and will have to be re-drawn, according to a ruling late Thursday from a Talllahassee judge.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Corrine Brown, Florida, Representative Alan Grayson, Florida Government, Democrat, Leon County, FL

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Wilson's Almanac

The mainstreaming of the "T" word

Such headlines were considered way beyond the pale back when Markos Moulitzas wrote his book called "American Taliban" and the liberal cognoscenti all called for the smelling salts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Alan Grayson, Democrat

Mon Jun 30, 2014

WPTV Local News

SunPass rates going up on most Fla. toll roads

A little more change will be drawn from SunPass users traveling Florida's Turnpike and most of the state's other toll roads starting at 1 a.m. Tuesday.

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