Tallahassee Newswire (Page 7)

Tallahassee Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Florida TaxWatch releases 'turkey' listRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | WTLV

    Florida TaxWatch says the legislature's budget that Governor Scott signed this week has almost $170 million in what they called "budget turkeys". Florida TaxWatch releases 'turkey' list TALLAHASSEE, Fla.

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  2. Quintet of Eagles, two teams earn NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WCTV Tallahassee

    The National Junior College Athletic Association announced its 2014-15 Academic Student-Athlete Awards on Wednesday, and Tallahassee Community College picked up a total of seven honors. Five student-athletes - softball's Danielle Ekberg, Taesha DuBoise and Karley Yeager, and baseball's Cameron Paley and Matt Schaeffer - were recognized as well as the Eagles' softball and baseball teams for their stellar performance in the classroom.

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  3. FSU Freshman QB De'Andre Johnson Suspended IndefinitelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WCTV Tallahassee

    Florida State quarterback De'Andre Johnson has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of athletic department policy, the school announced on Thursday. According to ESPN's Mark Schlabach, who is citing sources, Johnson is accused of "punching a female FSU student at a Tallahassee bar Wednesday night."

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  4. Greenberg Traurig Attorney Fred E. Karlinsky Speaks at the Western States Surplus Lines ConferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | PRWeb

    Fred E. Karlinsky, shareholder in the Fort Lauderdale and Tallahassee offices of international law firm Greenberg Traurig P.A., was featured as a speaker on the panel entitled "Crossroads: The Intersection of Politics and Insurance...And What it Means to You" at the June 22 Western States Surplus Lines Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho. Karlinsky is a frequent speaker on insurance-related trends and legislative initiatives for Surplus Lines Association in Florida, its associated chapters and other industry groups.

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  5. Watchdog group reveals list of FL Budget TurkeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... dollars chosen in a way that wasn't transparent Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1NfOdEx TALLAHASSEE, Florida -- They're called "Budget Turkeys." Projects throughout Florida funded by state dollars chosen in a way that wasn't ...

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  6. Commissioners elect new chairman, vice chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Capital Soup

    At its meeting June 25 in Sarasota, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission elected Vice Chairman Brian Yablonski, of Tallahassee, to serve as chairman, effective July 1.

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  7. Gov. Scott heads to Connecticut on jobs-seeking tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... by Medicaid expansion, but they also acknowledged the loss of those funds may be a difficult for the state. TALLAHASSEE, Florida (AP) -- Florida Gov. Rick Scott is heading to Connecticut on a quick two-day jaunt as part of his ongoing effort to lure ...

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  8. Anthony Phoenix Branca Foundation Wins 'Project Mayday' ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WCTV Tallahassee

    After losing their son in a crash, a Tallahassee mother and father have launched a campaign to stop distracted driving. Today their effort got a big boost from a local marketing company.

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  9. Attorney General Bondi Convenes Statewide Council on Human TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WCTV Tallahassee

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Attorney General Pam Bondi today convened the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking at Stetson University in Tampa. The 15-member council is composed of law enforcement officers, prosecutors, legislators, and experts in fields of health, education, and social services.

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  10. Scott drops Medicaid expansion, hospital funds lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... filed by media organizations over the firing of former Department of Law Enforcement chief Gerald Bailey. TALLAHASSEE, Florida (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is dropping a lawsuit against the Obama administration after reaching an agreement over ...

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  11. FAMU Partners with Domi Station to Provide Entrepreneurship and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Capital Soup

    Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University has signed a historic agreement with North Florida's Domi Station, located at 914 Railroad Ave. in Tallahassee, to provide its students with a space to incubate their business ideas. FAMU's School of Business and Industry facilitated the partnership with Domi Station.

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  12. Gov. Scott Drops Medicaid, Hospital Funds LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | CBS Local

    ... March. Lopez-Cantera will be the states first Hispanic lieutenant governor. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) - Florida Governor Rick Scott dropped his lawsuit against the Obama administration on Medicaid expansion ...

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  13. Renovations for Centre of Tallahassee Expected to be Complete by Summer 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WCTV Tallahassee

    The 10,000-seat event center at the former Tallahassee Mall is expected to be ready for use by the Fall. In fact, mall owners said the event will be the site of a concert during Labor Day Weekend, featuring a nationally-known artist.

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  14. Governor Rick Scott Vetoes HB 435Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Capital Soup

    Secretary Kenneth W. Detzner Secretary of State Florida Department of State R.A. Gray Building 500 South Bronough Street Tallahassee, Florida 32399 By the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Florida, under the provisions of Article III, Section 8, of the Constitution of Florida, I do hereby veto and transmit my objections to Committee Substitute for Committee Substitute for House Bill 435, enacted during the 117th Session of the Legislature of Florida, during the Regular Session of 2015 and entitled: The bill proposes numerous changes to Florida's Administrative Procedures Act , including modifications to the existing method of challenging an agency's proposed, existing and unadopted rules.

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  15. Governor Rick Scott Vetoes HB 997Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Capital Soup

    Secretary Ken Detzner Secretary of State Florida Department of State R.A. Gray Building 500 S. Bronough Street Tallahassee, Florida 32399 By the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Florida, under the provisions of Article III, Section 8, of the Constitution of Florida, I do hereby veto and transmit my objections to Committee Substitute for Committee Substitute for House Bill 997, enacted during the 117th Session of the Legislature of Florida, during the Regular Session of 2015 and entitled: The bill creates a public records exemption for criminal or civil intelligence or investigative information or other information held by the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services that is part of a joint or multiagency examination or investigation with another state or federal agency.

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  16. Governor Rick Scott Appoints Five to Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention State Advisory GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Capital Soup

    ... for a term beginning June 16, 2015, and ending at the pleasure of the Governor. Stacy Gromatski, 52, of Tallahassee, is the president and chief executive officer of the Florida Network of Youth and Family Services. She fills a vacant seat and is ...

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  17. Governor Rick Scott Appoints Dwayne Maddron as Chair of the Juvenile...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Capital Soup

    Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Dwayne Maddron as the Chair of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency State Advisory Group. Maddron, 54, of Tallahassee, is a portfolio manager with Capital City Trust Company.

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  18. Florida officials consider hunting at state parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Florida officials consider hunting at state parks Florida's beautiful state parks are home to lots of activities, and hunting could soon be one of them. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1J2Wo94 TALLAHASSEE, Fla.

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  19. Midnight madness: A flurry of back-room deals before lawmakers settle on $79 billion budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... said. "We were as transparent as we could be." Back-room horse-trading on parochial projects is nothing new in Tallahassee. But stunned lobbyists, buried in paperwork, sat on the floor of a committee room attempting to make sense of it like children ...

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  20. Legislators Agree on Budget, Give $300 Million to Hometown ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... to its proper nature is just a huge win for Noth Florida," says Representative Halsey Beshears (R), District 7. Tallahassee's Bethel Missionary Baptist Church is down for $400,000 for an inmate re-entry program. The universities will get millions ...

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