Representative Holly Raschein

Rep. Jim Boyd (R-Bradenton) on the House floor.
Florida House of Representatives

The House is proposing nearly $300 million in tax cuts.  The ways and means committee unveiled their ideas this week.

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It’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and AAA is reminding drivers about Florida’s Move Over Law as part of the month.

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A Florida lawmaker wants to put some regulations in place for laser hair removal technicians.

Rep. Holly Raschein (R-Key Largo)
The Florida Channel

Floridians could contribute to school construction projects at the same time they buy groceries under a House plan proposed by Rep. Holly Raschein (R-Key Largo).  The measure passed its committee with ease, but some lawmakers question the cost.

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One Florida bill bars employers from discriminating against people who are gay or transgendered. But despite strong business community support, it never saw the light of debate this year.  

The chances of passing the Florida Competitive Workforce Act were promising by several measures. 

First, it has bi-partisan sponsorship.

Then there’s broad public support, according to a 2013 public opinion survey.