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Complying with a court ruling, the state Agency for Persons with Disabilities held a hearing about a mathematical formula that helps determine how much money is spent on services for developmentally disabled Floridians.

Rep. Clay Ingram was chosen as the new president and CEO of the Greater Pensacola Chamber by its board of directors Dec. 18. Ingram also filed for the 2016 election cycle.

Travis Hutson and Doc Renuart picked up endorsements in their primary race for John Thrasher's old Senate seat.

Miriam Steinberg has dropped out of the race for House District 64 over a dispute with the State Division of Elections about filing fees.

Reggie Fullwood has foiled a Democratic challenge to the Jacksonville seat, beating Johnny Gaffney in the special primary election.

Florida's budget surplus for next year could be nearly $1 billion, a more than $600 million increase from the August prediction, based on revised numbers issued by state economists Monday.

The Florida Police Benevolent Association, one of the largest organizations representing law enforcement in the state, is opposing a bill by Rep. Shev Jones to require body cameras on police officers assigned to patrol duties, claiming that the measure represents an "overreach" that unfairly questions the integrity of all police officers.

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Read sections of the Official 2012-2014 House and Senate Rules pertaining to claim bills.

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Legislator's financial disclosure forms, filed annually with the Florida Commission on Ethics, are now available on LobbyTools.  In addition, we've compiled a data set with net worth totals...

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