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Florida: Hold 2015 Special Election For Congress

Florida’s top election official is recommending that the state hold special elections for Congress next year, even though that may violate federal law.

08/16/2014

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Florida Legislature To Keep Map Changes Simple

Florida Legislators returning to the state Capitol are facing the task of redrawing the state’s 27 congressional districts.

08/06/2014

Florida Capitol

Florida Judge Must Decide Whether To Delay Map Fix

A Florida judge is holding a hearing Thursday to decide when the state’s congressional districts will be redrawn.

07/24/2014

State Capitol (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

GOP Leaders Want To Redraw Districts After Fall Elections

Republican legislative leaders said Tuesday they do not plan to appeal a judge’s ruling that struck down Florida’s congressional map but want lawmakers to be able to redraw the disputed districts after this fall’s elections.

07/15/2014

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Judge Rules Florida Legislature Broke Law On Maps

A Florida judge ordered congressional districts to be redrawn after ruling that the Florida Legislature illegally drew them.

07/10/2014

Ray Sansom mug shot

Former House Speaker To Fla.: “Reimburse Me”

Former House Speaker Ray Sansom is suing the state, saying he should be reimbursed for the costs of defending himself against corruption charges that were eventually dropped.

CBS Miami–07/28/2012

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Fla. Republican Chairman Embroiled In Criminal Charges

Even as embattled Republican Party of Florida Chairman Jim Greer fights criminal charges related to his former tenure, he is also suing two law firms in connection with his downfall as the party’s leader.

CBS Miami–07/28/2012

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Broward, Other Counties See Setback In Judge’s Hotel Tax Ruling

Broward county and other Florida companies who were hoping for a windfall in hotel taxes from online travel companies may be out a luck. A Judge in Tallahassee has ruled that while the companies owe the counties taxes. they must be based on their discounted rates, meaning government will get less.

CBS4–07/16/2012

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