New Florida law could lead to more puppy mills and more animal torture

New Florida law could lead to more puppy mills and more animal torture

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Write your Lawmakers: Pass the Manatee Protection Act

It was a mistake for the federal government to remove the manatee from the endangered species list in 2017, and a new law would undo ...
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Find out which Florida lawmakers voted to make citizen ballot initiatives harder and send them an email

For years, Florida's Republican party has sought to raise the passing threshold for citizen-led ballot initiatives from 60% to 66%. In 2023, HJR 129 passed ...
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Manatees are Starving: How Did Florida Lawmakers Vote on Laws to Help Save Them?

The manatees' primary source of food is seagrass, which is being killed off by fertilizer runoff. How did the Florida Legislature respond this crisis? Use ...
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Gainesville Is One Step Closer To Losing Control of its Utility

A bill to take over the Gainesville Regional Utility, a municipally owned utility, and replace its board with a governor-appointed board, advanced out of a ...
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The Next Disney-Style Takeover for DeSantis: The Gainesville Regional Utility

Just as the Florida Legislature advanced a law to claw back control over Disney's special taxing district, they advanced a separate bill to give Gov. ...
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The Playbook to Privatize G.R.U. and Raise Rates

Why the bill to take over Gainesville's publicly owned utility is part of a long playbook to privatize it and sell it to one of ...
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Victory! Governor DeSantis Vetoes SB 620

On Friday, June 24, Governor Ron DeSantis vetoed SB 620, formally named the Local Business Protection Act, but which critics dubbed the “Ending Local Freedoms ...
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