Articles in Category: 'Bill Galvano'

By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: April 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Legislators gotta legislate. But it would be nice if they would unlegislate more often.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 2, 2010 12:23 AM
 
The Florida House held a marathon session to pass its budget on Thursday. Unlike the Senate’s $69.5 billion budget that passed unanimously on Wednesday, the House passed its $67.2 billion on a 74-44 partisan-lines vote.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: November 15, 2010 4:05 AM
 
In the run for Republican Party of Florida chairman, Joe Gruters, the young party leader from Sarasota County, may have the inside track.
 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: November 4, 2010 2:14 PM
 
In exactly two months, Rick Scott will be sworn in as the 45th governor of Florida. On Thursday, he announced the people who will help him make that transition and a plan for filling the other seats in state government.
 
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By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: April 7, 2010 12:32 AM
 

The Seminole Tribe of Florida approved the long-debated gambling compact with the state on Wednesday -- an agreement that could bring Florida at least $1 billion, but could eventually doom some dog and horse tracks.

 
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By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: April 3, 2010 12:15 AM
 

Within a brief walk of the Florida Capitol, the House’s lead negotiator for a Seminole gambling compact can cast aside weighty concerns and thoughts of slot machine exclusivity and bite into a sandwich named after himself, the “Galvano” Tuscano Eggplant Supreme.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: August 2, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee continues to ramp up his operations in Florida. Huckabee, who ran for the Republican presidential nomination in 2008 and is considering making another attempt in 2012, filed papers for his HuckPAC to work at the state and local level here in the Sunshine State. Huckabee, who moved to Florida from Arkansas, named Frank Tsamotales, a lobbyist and fund-raiser, to head up HuckPAC’s operations in the state ...

 
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