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Florida Legislature Passes the Most Expensive Budget in the State’s History

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...

Anthony Sabatini Wants Special Legislative Session to Ban Mask Mandates

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...

Anthony Sabatini Declares for Congress, Draws Fire From Fellow Conservative Dan Webster

Insisting he is the most conservative member of the Florida Legislature, Sabatini stressed his support of former President Donald Trump.

Anthony Sabatini Wants to Eliminate Red Light Cameras for Good

“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.
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Florida Cities Being Sued Over Mandating Face Masks

Floridians not following the orders could be fined and, in some cases, could end up in front of a judge.

Conservatives Sue Orange County Over Mandatory Mask Ordinance

Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings signed an executive order which went into effect on Saturday and does not have an expiration date.

Florida Legislature Debates Bill Letting Illegal Immigrants Get Driver’s Licenses

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.

Anthony Sabatini Wants More Accountability for Local Governments, Added Transparency on Lobbyists

The state already requires lobbyists to register and make disclosures on financial reports. Sabatini’s bill would extend that registry to local governments.
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State Rep Wants to Expand Open Carry Most open carry proposal in Florida would have only applied to citizens with a concealed weapons permit. But now, state Rep. Anthony Sabatini, R-Howey-in-the-Hills, wants all gun owners...

U.S. Term Limits Honors 25 State Legislators in Tallahassee

The award is given to officials who show “a steadfast commitment to restore citizen government through term limits.”
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Florida TaxWatch, Legislators: Florida College System is a Great Investment for State

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. 

Guns on Campus Bill Gets Another Chance in Tallahassee

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.