Tag: revenue estimating conference
Wilton Simpson: ‘Floridians Want Results, Not Words’
New state Senate President Wilton Simpson offered his remarks, as prepared for delivery as he took over the chamber on Tuesday:
Florida Should Listen to CFO Jimmy Patronis’ Warnings About State Revenue
While Patronis doesn’t have the best of bully pulpits at this time, he is raising an important issue that Floridians should be paying more attention to during the current crisis.
Florida Lottery Bill Cutting Education Funds on the Senate Floor
Robinson’s bill overwhelmingly cleared the House on a 113-2 vote. The bill is being backed in the state Senate by Sen. Keith Perry, R-Gainesville.
Florida Lottery Bill Could Cost Education More than $60 Million
HB 629 from state Rep. Will Robinson, R-Bradenton, who sits on the Gaming Control Subcommittee, would prohibit the use of personal electronic devices to play, store, redeem, sell, or purchase lottery tickets or games.