Constitutional changes to class size restrictions and political boundaries passed their final hurdle Wednesday as they were given numbers for the Nov. 2 ballot. On Wednesday, state election officials added the two proposals to the slate of amendments to greet voters. A proposal to modify the way lawmakers redraw political boundaries became Amendment 7. A [...]
Congressman Ander Crenshaw voted to eliminate a redundant $2.5 billion annual welfare program as the House cast its first vote under the new “YouCut” project.
Following more than four years of lengthening unemployment lines, Florida’s jobless rate fell in April to 12 percent and consumer confidence bumped up for the first time in months, the Agency for Workforce Innovation reported Friday.
The Jacksonville Observer has learned that former Massachusetts governor and 2008 Presidential candidate Mitt Romney is coming to Jacksonville in June. Romney will be in town to raise cash for RPOF Chairman John Thrasher’s State Senate re-election campaign.