Articles in Category: 'William Snyder'

By: Kenric Ward | Posted: January 27, 2011 3:55 AM
 
A Florida official's report that claimed state authorities are not using immigration enforcement powers available to them prompted critics to conclude that there is no need to pass more laws to control illegal aliens.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: January 18, 2011 3:55 AM
 
Attacked by Hispanics and ridiculed by the mainstream media, Arizona-style immigration legislation appears to be dead on arrival in Tallahassee this year.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 19, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Rep. William Snyder, the quiet, unpretentious legislator who will walk a block out of his way to avoid the limelight, strode into it willingly Tuesday.
 
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By: By Kathleen Haughney The News Service of Florida | Posted: December 1, 2010 4:05 AM
 

The first crack at an Arizona-style immigration overhaul has been filed in the Florida Senate, with a proposal that would let law enforcement officers ask suspected illegal aliens to prove their immigration status and could penalize some legal immigrants who aren’t carrying proper documentation.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 16, 2010 4:05 AM
 
With 40 new members taking their seats as the House convenes for a special session on Tuesday, incoming Speaker Dean Cannon, R-Winter Park, named committee chairs on Monday morning, adding to his leadership team.
 
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By: Keith Laing The News Service of Florida | Posted: August 22, 2010 12:01 PM
If Panama City resident Leon Delikat is any indication, Attorney General Bill McCollum’s focus on Rick Scott’s history with Columbia Healthcare/HCA in their contentious primary for the Republican gubernatorial nomination will not carry McCollum to victory Tuesday.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: August 12, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Attorney General Bill McCollum, locked in a bitter contest with health-care executive Rick Scott for the Republican gubernatorial nomination, focused on immigration Wednesday in Orlando, proposing a new law similar to one that passed in Arizona. The Scott campaign, meanwhile, fired back with a new commercial, quoting McCollum saying he supported bringing the Arizona law to Florida and then showing the attorney general saying just the opposite.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: July 27, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Trailing badly in the polls behind health-care executive Rick Scott in the fight for the Republican gubernatorial nomination, Attorney General Bill McCollum sought to reinforce his crime-fighting credentials Monday.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: July 16, 2010 4:05 AM

Taking on most of  his fellow Republicans in the Sunshine State, U.S. Rep. Connie Mack reiterated his opposition to Florida passing an immigration law similar to the measure passed by Arizona earlier in the year.

 
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