The 2017 Legislative Session is fast approaching. The Legislature will hold its Organizational Session on November 22, 2016. The Legislature will then host its Committee weeks in December – February. During Committee weeks, key policy issues presentations and bills that have been filed will be heard in their respective committees of reference in advance of Read more about What to Look Forward to in 2017[…]
Below are the results of the 2016 Brandon Chamber of Commerce Candidate Hob Nob and Straw Poll. Congratulations to all of the candidates!
Ron Pierce has been invited by the USF School of Public Affairs to teach this year’s Legislative Internship Program (LIP). The LIP program is offered through the University of South Florida and gives students an opportunity to gain real world experiences in public policy by working nine hours per week in the offices of Read more about Ron to Teach USF Legislative Internship Program[…]
There have been a lot of headlines over the past couple of weeks on the Zika Virus spreading to Florida. With all of the commotion we wanted to share some basics and an overview of what the state is doing in response. What is the Zika Virus? Zika is spread mostly by the bite of Read more about Florida vs. the Zika Virus[…]
As election day creeps closer, the push of mailers, walkers and events from candidates will be growing greater. The good news is there are a group of candidates from the Bay Area Legislative Delegation (BALD) that you no longer have to worry about. June 25th was the last date a candidate could qualify to run Read more about Elected Without Opposition[…]