Articles in Category: 'DEP'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 31, 2015 7:00 PM
 

Five years ago, when Sunshine State News launched, Rick Scott wasn’t known to most Floridians outside of some financial and health-care circles.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 7, 2011 3:55 AM

Groups like Earthjustice and Sierra Club didn't like it, but last week the Environmental Protection Agency finally listened, did the right thing and approved a state alternative to the EPA's draconian water pollution regulations proposed for Florida.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: July 11, 2011 3:55 AM
 

All animals are equal except for some animals ... that's a theme in George Orwell's "Animal Farm" and it's certainly the major theme of Rep. Pat Rooney's elitist and unnecessary funeral bill.

 
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By: Keith Laing The News Service of Florida | Posted: January 3, 2011 6:19 PM
 

Gov.-elect Rick Scott picked the director of a Jacksonville shipyard on Monday to run his Department of Environmental Protection, turning to an unconventional source for the state’s top natural resources watchdog.

 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: December 21, 2010 11:28 AM
 

According to the first report released from Gov.-elect Rick Scott's transition teams, Florida is on the road to ruin and needs a course correction -- quick.

 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: November 16, 2010 4:05 AM
 
The months-long battle between Florida and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over freshwater nutrient standards reached a turning point Monday.
 
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