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Lauren Book, Michael Grieco Want to Expand Access to Psilocybin

Last week, state Senate Minority Leader Lauren Book, D-Plantation, and state Rep. Michael Grieco, D-Miami, filed a proposal to “provide legal access to psilocybin in Florida.” Grieco’s office offered some of the rationales at why...

Florida State Representative Wants to Make Creating Counterfeit Vaccination Documents a Felony

On Wednesday, state Rep. Michael Grieco, D-Miami, who led Democrats on the state House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Subcommittee, offered a proposal to “make it a third-degree felony to counterfeit, forge, alter, clone,...

Lauren Book Files Bill to Eliminate Confederate Holidays in Florida

Florida law currently recognizes the Confederate Memorial Day (April 26) as a state-sanctioned holiday, along with the birthdays for Confederate President Jefferson Davis (June 3) and Confederate General Robert E. Lee (Jan. 19). Florida is one of five states that have kept Confederate Memorial Day a legal holiday.

Democrats Announce Committee Leadership in the Florida House

This week, the two leaders of the Democrats in the Florida House--state Reps. Bobby DuBose of Fort Lauderdale and Evan Jenne of Hollywood--unveiled their selections to lead committees in the upcoming session. 
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The Dean’s List: A Look at Who Made the Honor Roll in Florida Politics–and...

From the deregulation of professions and occupations to political gerrymandering in the Sunshine State, here's a look at those that made "the list."