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Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics this week include:
• As hurricane season ends, state leaders take stock of Florida’s economic and physical recovery.
• Committees of the Constitution Revision Commission advance several proposed amendments, including a proposal to change the way some local officials are chosen and another that would eliminate greyhound racing in Florida.
• The Florida A&M Board of Trustees voted to make Dr. Larry Robinson the university’s 12th permanent president.