2018 Election Ahmet Temel Aisha Snow Andrew Kane Apalachicola Bay Barbara J. Pariente Brecht Heuchan cancer Charles T. Canady charter schools Claudia Thomas cost recovery CRC - Constitution Revision Commission Dave Dickens DEP - Department of Environmental Protection Desmond Blackburn elections/election laws energy/utilities FHP- Florida Highway Patrol firefighters Frank Kruppenbacher freshwater springs/ springs projects & restoration Gary Clark Greg Haile guns on campus Hope Scholarship Hurricane Irma James Simpson Jeanette Nuñez Jimmy Patronis Jonathan Sjostrom judicial misconduct Lisette Mariner Nancy Hass NWFWMD - Northwest Florida Water Management District oil and natural gas oysters/ oyster harvesting parental rights/parent time sharing/parenting plans police officers/law enforcement proposed constitutional amendments protests/demonstrations PSC - Public Service Commission Randy Fine Richard Corcoran school marshals/school guardians school safety/school security septic tanks Shane Murphy shootings/active shooter situation solar energy SRWMD - Suwannee River Water Management District State Courts System storm/hurricane preparedness TECO - Tampa Electric Company Tom "Bull" Hill Tom Frick Victor Waite water policy/water management
Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics this week include:
- The Constitution Revision Commission sent eight proposals to the Secretary of the State for the November General Election ballot.
- The Supreme Court of Florida heard oral arguments on a parental rights case.
- More than 70 troopers graduated from the Florida Highway Patrol Training Academy.