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Today is National Rural Health Day!

The Florida Dental Association (FDA) is inviting you to join us in celebrating National Rural Health Day! Today, we take the time to recognize our rural communities and look at opportunities to help improve on the quality of life in these areas. For those who represent rural communities, you understand the many challenges that currently

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Special Session C and Interim Calendar: Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Day 3/Driving the Day: Presentations on Land management of state-owned lands (Ag & Natural Resources– 9am, 102 HOB) Presentation on the McKay Scholarship Program (Choice & Innovation– 9am, 306 HOB) Consideration of legislation relating to County and Municipality Property Tax Exemption (Finance & Tax– 12:30pm, 17 HOB)  

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Special Session C and Interim Calendar: Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Day 2 Overview of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan (Energy & Utilities– 9am, 212 Knott) Consideration of legislation relating to Persons or Domestic Animals Unattended in Motor Vehicles (Civil Justice– 1pm, 404 HOB) Presentation on Florida’s Economic Development Incentive Programs (Economic Development & Tourism– 3:30pm, 12 HOB) “Legislative Budget Requests in various

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Florida Rep. Cummings tries hand at pie tossing for good cause

  “Your Pie” in Fleming Island is donating 10% of its proceeds from Wednesday’s sales to the Alzheimer’s Association. Representative Cummings was one of the advocates who was given a pizza tossing lesson! He and his family were joined by dozens to support the cause, and his family recorded video of Rep. Cumming’s attempts of

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Taxpayers flee Democrat-run states

An analysis of newly released IRS data by Americans for Tax Reform found that large numbers of taxpayers are fleeing states led by Democrat governors for states led by Republican governors. According to the data, Democrat-led states lost a net of 226,763 taxpayers and their $15.7 billion in adjusted gross income (AGI). That same data

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