House Democratic Leader Perry Thurston
It’s coming down to the wire for Florida legislators in their current session. This week is their final week of their 60-day session and they still have lots of unfinished business, including whether to approve a strain of marijuana for medical use.
While the state has been pushing for cut backs, more than $800,000 has been spent for improvements to the governor’s mansion in Tallahassee since 2010.
New U.S. Census numbers revealed Florida had the nation’s second-highest rate of residents without health insurance.