Loranne Ausley Tallahassee Rep. Loranne Ausley Invited To Join National Network of Progressive Leaders By Joseph Zeballos-Roig • Apr 18, 2017 Florida House of Representatives Florida House Representative Loranne Ausley is one of 14 people who have been selected to join a national network known for pushing progressive policies. Florida House Pension Reform Package Now In Senate's Hands By Sascha Cordner • Apr 14, 2017 iStockphoto/Getty Images A controversial pension reform bill that just passed the House is now in the Florida Senate’s hands. Big Bend Environmental Forum Gives Candidates A Green Grilling By Jim Ash • Oct 7, 2016 From the local soil and water conservation district to the U.S. House of Representatives, candidates vowed to protect the environment at a recent forum at Tallahassee City Hall. Environment Dominates Race For House District 9 By Jim Ash • Sep 21, 2016 The aroma of artisan coffee clings to the air as local businessmen and women in chinos, and oystermen and women in blue jeans and T-shirts, stare intently at power point projection. Local Attorney Jim Messer To Run For HD 9 By Lynn Hatter • Sep 9, 2015 Local Attorney Jim Messer is running to represent Tallahassee in House District Nine. Messer wants to succeed Democratic Representative Michelle Rehwinkle-Vasilinda, who is term-limited next year. Ausley To Run For House District 9 By Lynn Hatter • May 4, 2015 Florida House of Representatives Former Tallahassee state Rep. Loranne Ausley is looking to get her old job back. Ausley says she's in the 2016 race to represent House District 9.