Jeffery Brandes

Attack of the Attack Ads

Aug 10, 2012
Conservatives United

With only days left until the primary and just weeks until the general election, campaign ads are flooding the airwaves.  These advertisements range from the mundane to the bizarre, with candidates on both sides attempting to shore up support before Floridians take to the polls.

Lawmakers are considering a bill that would require the state attorney general’s office to defend teachers in certain legal cases. But, Regan McCarthy reports not all teachers are behind the move.

A bill that claims to be aimed at protecting teachers made its first committee stop today. The bill, sponsored by Representative Jeffery Brandes, a Republican from St. Petersburg would require the attorney general to defend a teacher in certain legal cases.