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June 26, 2017

Government/Politics & Law

Hot State Race Roundup 2008

We examine a dozen Florida races where the competition is starting to heat up. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

$67M Ruling In Eminent Domain Case

In another case decided since the state changed its eminent domain law, a circuit court jury decided in May that the Jacksonville Port Authority must pay $67 million to Keystone... Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

Attorneys in the News - June 2008

Raoul G. Cantero; Peggy Quince; John "Jay" White Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

Political Ads on the Attack

Campaign shadow groups enjoy more liberties in Florida. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

New Orlando Arena Pushes Limits of Eminent Domain Law

The new statute came just in time for one family —and nearly derailed a major development project in downtown Orlando. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

$12-Million Worth of Green

When Palm Beach County’s Romano Law Group started running short of office space, senior partner John Romano decided against adding on or moving to an existing, bigger building. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

Seats Up for Grabs

A move away from partisan politics is stroking heated congressional battles and spelling trouble for incumbents across Florida. Here's a roundup. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

Hard Road Ahead for State Roads

Florida's new transportation chief wants to take the state in a new direction. Mapping it out will be tough in an era of diminishing resources. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

Selling to the Government

It's easier than ever for Florida small businesses to bid on state and local contracts. Read more »
Published on 5/26/2008

Icon video: Joseph Hatchett

Listen to Amy Keller's interview with Icon Joseph Hatchett. The former state Supreme Court justice talks about the challenges and successes of growing up in a segregated Florida. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2008

Sink Sees a Silver Lining in Florida's Slowdown

If there’s a “little pearl’’ in the state’s budget crunch, Alex Sink thinks it may be that government will be forced to look hard at the things it does and justify whether it should keep doing all of them. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2008

Are Florida Attorneys Paying Less Attention to Poor?

Non-billable pro bono hours are falling. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2008

Grading Florida

Find out how Florida scored in four key management categories: information, people, money and infrastructure. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2008

Can State Legally Outlaw Saggy Pants?

Opa-Locka approved a law barring saggy pants in city parks and other city properties. Following its lead, Baldwin, a town of 1,600 near Jacksonville, adopted an even stricter ordinance in January. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2008

Icon: Talbot 'Sandy' D'Alemberte

Special council, Hunton & Williams; Florida House of Representatives, 1966-72; Florida State law school dean, 1984-89; president American Bar Association, 1991-92; president FSU, 1994-2003; age 74. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Multimedia: Races Are Anyone's Game

Voters are wrestling to find new a new type of leader. They just don’t know who it is yet, says Florida political consultant Adam Goodman. People are telling Goodman that government is broken. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Crist's 'Maestro' Going Private

George LeMieux, Gov. Charlie Crist's chief of staff, reenters the private sector. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

GOP Needs to Put Our Money Where Its Mouth Is

If Republicans believe in smaller government and world-class education, why do we have neither? Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Legislative Preview 2008: Once Again, a Budget Crunch

Will a revenue shortfall prompt changes to Florida's budget and tax system this time? Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Niagara Bottling's Fall

Lake County economic developers lured the company in, then spit it out. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

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