Steve Miller: Of Florida’s 14 tower closures, four are at airports that received federal stimulus funds, including work for reconstructing and extending runways.
Steve Miller: Will Florida politicians give back donations from Kelly Mathis, who the federal government says is behind the $300 million scam?
Steve Miller: Meridian Strategies, the lobbying firm that doubles as the management group for Jeb Bush’s controversial education reform nonprofits, on Monday pulled its lobbying registration following a Sunday news story questioning its role in the Bush operations.
Steve Miller: State Rep. Carl Zimmermann, D-Dunedin, is tinkering with a seedy industry that relies on the First Amendment with a bill, HB677, which takes on the mug shot sector.
Steve Miller: U.S. Rep. Rich Nugent, R-Spring Hill, author of January’s Congress is Not a Career Act that would allow federal lawmakers to refuse their pension, is himself receiving a $70,232 annual pension from the state of Florida in addition to his $174,000 federal salary.