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Republican Rep. Eric Eisnaugle has withdrawn from his 2018 re-election bid.

Republican Daniel A. Perez, a Miami attorney, joins the race for HD 116.

Republican Jeff Mann has filed as a Republican to replace GOP Rep. Ben Albritton when he terms out in 2018.

[2 updates] The Senate Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee heard presentations on college and university projects Wednesday after the institutions were instructed to file reports on how funding is being used and what program outcomes have been. Meanwhile, Gov. Rick Scott's office has asked a judge to throw out House Speaker Richard Corcoran's lawsuit against a $700 million contract between the Florida Lottery and IGT Global Solutions.

Bills filed in the House and Senate would strip funding for the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority if funding for a $511 million Tri-Rail contract is not rescinded and would require state approval for future contracts.

House Speaker Richard Corcoran appears open to negotiation over new House rules the Senate does not like.

Rep. Clovis Watson has drawn Republican Lilian Bravo Hutchinson as a 2018 challenger.

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