Miami Herald: Code of silence is breaking on Tallahassee’s sex secrets

“Senate President Joe Negron (R-Stuart) ordered an internal investigation of sexual harassment allegations made by six unnamed women who accused Sen. Jack Latvala of groping and inappropriate touching. Latvala has said that he expected to be a target of allegations in the wake of a Politico report that Sen. Jeff Clemens, an Atlantis Democrat, had an extramarital affair with a former Martin County lobbyist … Click here to read more

Negron (R-Stuart) claims victory in Florida Senate power play, but Latvala won’t concede

“The drama in Florida’s Capitol intensified Wednesday as Sen. Joe Negron of Stuart declared victory in his marathon battle with Sen. Jack Latvala of Clearwater to become Senate president next year,” according to The Tampa Bay Times. “Negron released the names of 14 of 26 Republican senators, including himself, … Click here to read more

PBPost: Negron, Abruzzo, Clemens seats could change in FL Senate redistricting

“Opponents of the current Senate map — the League of Women Voters and its allies — dinged the district of Sen. Joe Negron, a Stuart Republican and the rival of Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, for the Senate presidency following the 2016 elections … Click here to read more