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Outgoing Agency for Health Care Administration Secretary Holly Benson announces candidacy for attorney general
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2009

On October 29, 2009, former Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) Secretary Holly Benson, as expected, announced her entry into the 2010 Republican primary race for Florida attorney general


Florida will receive $1.3 billion in federal funds; state revenue projections revised upward
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • August 16 2010

Under federal legislation signed into law on August 10, 2010, Florida is slated to receive an additional $1.3 billion in federal funds


Legislature: Gov. Crist vetoes abortion bill
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2010

On June 11, 2010, Gov. Crist vetoed HB 1143, a bill that would have required abortion providers to offer an ultrasound examination and briefing on fetal development to each patient, unless the patient gave a written waiver


Oil spill: with estimates of potential damage to the Florida economy in the billions, the Deepwater Horizon disaster prompts consideration of aid program
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2010

On June 9, 2010, members of the Florida Oil Spill Recovery Task Force recommended that Florida demand that BP PLC, owner of the Deepwater Horizon well, immediately provide the state with at least $500 million to cover economic damage


Former Republican Party of Florida Chair Jim Greer arrested on six felony counts
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2010

On June 2, 2010, Florida Department of Law Enforcement Agents and Seminole County sheriff's deputies arrested former Republican Party of Florida Chair Jim Greer


Utility regulation: eight nominees for Public Service Commission vacancies sent to governor
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2010

On June 10, 2010, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) Nominating Council sent Gov. Crist a list of eight nominees for two vacancies on the PSC


Florida Senate launches Medicaid reform proposal
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2011

On Tuesday night, Sen Joe Negron, Chair of the Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations, outlined the Senate's proposal to reform the state's Medicaid program


Gov. Scott releases first budget, slashes state spending
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2011

Last week, Gov Scott formally introduced his proposed budget for the upcoming 2011 - 2012 and 2012 - 2013 fiscal years


Governor Rick Scott rejects federal high-speed rail funds; Senate President Mike Haridopolos offers support while a coalition of senators protests
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2011

In a surprise move with as little as a five-minute notice to key lawmakers, Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday rejected the nearly $2.4 billion allotted by the federal government to Florida for high-speed rail


Tourism picks up after two years of declines
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2011

On Thursday, Visit Florida reported that the number of visitors to Florida in 2010 increased by more than two percent compared to 2009, resulting in preliminary estimate of more than 82 million individuals visiting Florida