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Florida Capitol Building / photo: istock, happyjones

Florida Legislative Session Wrap-Up

May 15, 2017

On May 8, 2017 the Florida legislature adjourned. With more than 3,000 bills introduced in both Chambers, there were a handful of bills that would affect water quality and clean energy. Here are the most important wins and losses.

Florida Capitol Building / photo: istock, happyjones

Florida Legislative Session Ends – Water Gets Attention, Fracking Bill Dies

March 21, 2016

Earlier this month, the Florida legislature adjourned for the session, and this year water did get the attention and funding it deserved.

high & low tide marker. photo: JL-Pfeifer / shutterstock.com

When Republicans Discuss Climate

March 11, 2016

Last night's debate might’ve been the longest discussion about climate change yet in one of the Republican presidential debates.