Articles in Category: 'Tom Grady'

By: Michael Peltier News Service of Florida | Posted: September 24, 2010 4:05 AM

Disgruntled donors who want Gov. Charlie Crist to return contributions made when he was a Republican will have to file their cases individually, a senior circuit court judge ruled Thursday by rejecting a motion to allow thousands of cases to be joined in a class action lawsuit.

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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: July 20, 2010 12:54 PM

Throwing down the gauntlet at Gov. Charlie Crist who left the Republican Party earlier in the year, House Speaker Larry Cretul, R-Ocala, convened the special session of the Legislature -- and adjourned it 43 minutes later -- rejecting the governor’s call to put a proposed constitutional amendment banning oil drilling in state waters on the November ballot.

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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 9, 2010 2:28 AM

After a marathon debate that dragged into the early hours of Friday -- and increased speculation that Gov. Charlie Crist plans to veto the measure -- the House joined the Senate in passing a bill that creates a performance pay standard for Florida’s teachers.

The bill passed 64-55 at 2:26 a.m. with 11 Republicans joining all 44 Democrats in opposing it.

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