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Weekly Roundup: From Eustis to Jacksonville

Jameis Winston Grabbed My Crotch, Female Uber Driver Says

November 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
Jameis Winston

Three years after the New York Times descended on Florida to tell the nation Tallahassee law enforcement deliberately, perhaps even illegally, coddled FSU star athlete Jameis Winston and slipped him out of a 2012 sexual assault charge, the NFL is investigating another sexual assault complaint againt Winston.

Stephen Bittel Resigns as FDP Chair After Creating 'Demeaning' Workplace for Women

Vern Buchanan Pushes Back Against Trump Ending Elephant Trophy Ban

November 17, 2017 - 11:30am
Vern Buchanan and Earl Blumenauer

From his perch as chairman of the Congressional Animal Protection Caucus, a Florida Republican is stressing his opposition to the Trump administration ending the ban on African elephant trophies. 

Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent in Florida

November 17, 2017 - 10:30am
Rick Scott

Florida recovered nicely from being impacted by hurricanes in September as the unemployment rate dropped to 3.6 percent in October. 

‘Creepy’ FDP Chair Stephen Bittel Faces Accusations of Inappropriate Behavior, Comments Towards Women

Steve Mostyn, Charlie Crist's Mysterious Mega-Donor, Dies in Texas

Steve Mostyn, the Texas millionaire trial attorney and Democratic mega-donor who donated $2.3 million in 2014 to gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist and the Florida Democratic Party -- completely out of the blue -- died Wednesday in Houston after "a sudden onset and a battle with a mental health issue."

Pariente's Mind Is Made Up on Scott, There's Just Too Much Evidence

November 17, 2017 - 8:15am
Alan Forst, Barbara Pariente and Rick Scott

In the pending lawsuit that contends Gov. Rick Scott’s successor should hold the privilege of naming the next three Supreme Court justices, one thing now is obvious: Every current justice who has actively worked against the governor should recuse.

Call an Ambulance

It's the Senate Lawyers' Turn in Latvala Probe, as Second Complaint Is Filed

November 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
Jack Latvala

The Florida Senate has hired a prominent Tallahassee lawyer amid a probe into sexual-harassment allegations against Sen. Jack Latvala, a Clearwater Republican.



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