florida senate

March 22, 2017

Florida lawmakers weigh statewide fracking ban

From a March 22 Fox 13 article: “Opponents of fracking held a rally at the State Capital in Tallahassee Wednesday, asking the legislature to a pass […]
March 8, 2017

Bill that would ban fracking in Florida passes Senate committee

From the Palm Beach Post article on March 8th: Aliki Moncrief, Executive Director of Florida Conservation Voters, said, “Fracking is a raw deal for Floridians who […]
January 18, 2017

Sun Sentinel: Protect the Everglades, not sugar farmers | Editorial

Senate President Joe Negron is leading the fight for conservation and restoration the the Florida Everglades. From a January 18 editorial in the Sun Sentinel: Negron […]
October 19, 2016

Keith Perry on Florida’s Water: “It’s Not a Crisis”

Florida’s decades-long water crisis is well documented and getting worse. Leaders from both political parties are offering emergency plans and bold actions to solve the pollution […]