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This week, the Legislature passed the largest budget in state history with little in the way of opposition. The Senate passed the $112.1 billion budget with no votes cast against it even as six members...
This week, state Rep. Anthony Sabatini, R-Howey-in-the Hills, called for a special session of the Florida Legislature to deal with mask mandates from businesses and local governments. Sabatini, who is running for the Republican nomination...
Insisting he is the most conservative member of the Florida Legislature, Sabatini stressed his support of former President Donald Trump.
“They are just a taxpayer fraud scheme. They are just a way for local governments to pad their pockets and raise more revenues,” Sabatini told Florida Daily, adding that his research shows that the Department of Transportation cannot prove red-light cameras make intersections safer.
Floridians not following the orders could be fined and, in some cases, could end up in front of a judge.
Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings signed an executive order which went into effect on Saturday and does not have an expiration date.
The state currently allows a temporary permit for some people here on either a tourist or work visa but a bill introduced by state Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith, D-Orlando, would expand that to include any person living in Florida whether they are here legally or not.
The state already requires lobbyists to register and make disclosures on financial reports. Sabatini’s bill would extend that registry to local governments.
The award is given to officials who show “a steadfast commitment to restore citizen government through term limits.”
Noting that the 28 schools in the FCS ensure Florida is ranked second nationally by U.S. News and World Report, Florida TaxWatch unveiled its findings which showed that for every dollar invested in the system, Florida reaps between $10.80-15.42 in addition to thousands of new jobs.
The House version of the bill--HB 6007--was filed by freshman state Rep. Anthony Sabatini, R, Howey-In-The-Hills, who says he carries a gun every day.