Proposed amendment making it harder to raise taxes in Florida to go before voters

From The Capitolist: “‘Florida families plan their budgets carefully to make every dollar count and the Legislature exercises the same attentiveness when appropriating the tax dollars Floridians send us,” said Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart. “Just like Florida families, state government should live within its means … Click here to read more

Leaders from across the political spectrum: Vote ‘No in November’

A broad and diverse coalition of leaders have presented a united front opposing a utility-backed proposal appearing on November’s ballot as Amendment 1. Republicans, Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, free market advocates, solar industry reps and non-partisan advocacy groups have joined together to launch a citizen-led “Vote No On 1” campaign explaining that “Amendment 1 Blocks the Sun.” … Click here to read more