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MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 14:  Florida Governor Rick Scott as he introduces Carlos Lopez-Cantera as his new lieutenant governor on January 14, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Scott took 10-months to replace Jennifer Carroll, who resigned last March. Lopez-Cantera will be the states first Hispanic lieutenant governor.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott Approved Anti-Trafficking Measure, Vetoes Three Bills

Florida Governor Rick Scott approved an anti-trafficking measure among other items as well as vetoed three bills on Tuesday.

06/16/2015

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Airlines Bring In More Money From Bag, Reservations Fees

Airlines in the United States, earning billions, are now making more on fees for checked bags and reservation changes.

05/05/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Lawmakers Look At 5-Year Plan For Land, Water Money

Florida lawmakers might lay out future water and land preservation efforts in a 5-year plan updated annually, similar to how transportation projects are prioritized.

12/29/2014

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SunPass Hits The Road In Georgia, Possibly Other States

Customers of Georgia’s Peach Pass system traveling Florida’s Turnpike during the Thanksgiving holiday were advised, via electronic message boards, to take the “SunPass-only” lane.

12/03/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Are Outrageous Tolls The Wave Of The Future?

If you use the Express lanes on I-95, prepare to pay way more. The same could go for parking your car in Downtown Miami. The trend called congestive pricing is taking off.

CBS Miami–10/30/2014

Krome Avenue (Source: CBS4)

Moms Of Accident Victims Won’t Rest Until Krome Ave Is Made Safe

Anthony Rodriguez, 22, also known as DJ Sonic-C, was a rising star in Miami’s club scene. Rodriguez’s friend, 20-year-old Gabriel Hernandez loved the Miami Hurricanes.

09/03/2014

The Seven Mile Bridge in The Florida Keys

Piece Of Concrete Falls Off Old Seven Mile Bridge

Parts of the historic seven mile bridge have fallen into the ocean making it dangerous for boaters near the area.

08/30/2014

(Source: AP)

Passenger Rail Foes Meet With DOT, Scott’s Office

The next stop for a group of wealthy opponents of a proposed Miami-to-Orlando passenger rail service is a meeting with officials behind the private venture.

08/28/2014

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Altamonte Springs Starts New Water Conservation Project

The city of Altamonte Springs is breaking ground on a project which helps preserve water for irrigation.

06/15/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Lawsuit Accuses FDOT Of Withholding Public Records

Acting in his capacity as a litigator and not as a legislator, Rep. Matt Gaetz is accusing state transportation officials of stonewalling on a public records request made by a client seeking information about potentially dangerous guardrails.

05/20/2014

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