florida senate

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 […]
March 10, 2016

Editorial: On the record, Sen. Negron outlines strategy to end Lake O discharges

By Editorial Board Will there ever be an end to the destructive discharges of polluted water from Lake Okeechobee into the St. Lucie River and Indian […]
February 25, 2016

By a 10-9 vote, Senate committee rejects bill to regulate but allow fracking in Florida

A divided Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday voted 10-9 to reject a controversial bill to give state regulators the framework to authorize fracking for oil and gas reserves […]