Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government.  Topics include:

  • Reaction to the announcement that Florida’s Department of State will comply with the Trump Administration’s request for information on Florida voters, to the extent the information is already publicly available.
  • The Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission meets to discuss fishing regulations and a high water emergency in the Everglades.
  • The St. Johns River Water Management District approves a plan funded by the Legislature to restore the Keystone Heights chain of lakes.

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2017 HB 477 Controlled Substances 2017 HB 7069 Education Adam Putnam Amy Baker Ben Wilcox Bobby Payne CFO - Chief Financial Officer charter schools Chris Moore Denise Potvin DHSMV - Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles DOS - Department of State driver's license EDR - Office of Economic & Demographic Research education funding Emily Jaynes Winograd Enterprise Florida Everglades fentanyl FHP- Florida Highway Patrol Florida Bay fraudulent credit card skimmers/scanners fuel/gasoline/gas pumps FWC - Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Herbert Hoover Dike illegal drugs J. Layne Smith Jack Campbell James Erskine Jeff Bissainthe Jeff Clemens Jimmy Patronis Joe Negron Lake Okeechobee Mike Sole Nick Wiley PSC - Public Service Commission Rick Scott Rob Bradley Ron Bergeron SJRWMD - St. Johns River Water Management District snakes substance abuse/drug addiction Teacher of the Year telecommunications Thad Altman Tom Carella venomous reptiles Vivian Katz voter fraud voting/voter registration water policy/water management water pollution/water quality water storage/reservoirs