Articles in Category: 'Art Graham'

By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: February 9, 2011 3:55 AM

Early last week, the jobs of four of the five Public Service Commission members were in jeopardy when Gov. Rick Scott pulled their nominations along with more than 150 other nominees to various state boards. All nominations had been submitted by former Gov. Charlie Crist.

 
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By: Keith Laing The News Service of Florida | Posted: February 5, 2011 3:55 AM

It was no tempest in a teapot this week when a Pensacola judge stirred the national debate about the federal health care law by ruling that it was not only unconstitutional to require people to buy insurance, but that the entire health care law violates the nation’s founding document.

 
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By: Keith Laing The News Service of Florida | Posted: February 4, 2011 3:55 AM

Four sitting Florida Public Service commissioners whose nominations were pulled back this week by Gov. Rick Scott can continue to serve through the legislative session and beyond, as can 164 other appointments that were withdrawn.

 
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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: December 15, 2010 4:05 AM

The Florida Public Service Commission Tuesday reached a settlement with Florida Power & Light Co. that will allow the electric company to charge its ratepayers more -- though not as much as the company originally had sought. The increase will bring in an additional $75.5 million, but FPL's base rates will be frozen for the next two years.

 
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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: December 1, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Nathan Skop has 31 days left in his term as a Florida public service commissioner, but he is not exactly going quietly.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 27, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Mired in third place in the polls, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Kendrick Meek unleashed a new line of attack against Republican Marco Rubio who is the clear front-runner in the race.
 
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By: Keith Laing The News Service of Florida | Posted: September 22, 2010 4:05 AM
Despite lawmakers’ rejection of two earlier Public Service Commission nominees for lacking experience in the field, on Tuesday Gov. Charlie Crist continued a move to put outsiders on the panel, appointing West Palm Beach city official Eduardo Balbis and former city of Tampa attorney Julie Brown to the commission.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: September 10, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour, a former RNC chairman and a possible presidential candidate in 2012, will be attending the RPOF’s dinner on Friday night. Barbour, who is currently chairman of the Republican Governors Association, will be there with GOP gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott -- who Barbour ripped into during the Republican primary …

 
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