When it comes to lobbying, Florida Sunshine laws are dark

Florida’s Sunshine Law does not shine fully on the sometimes shadowy world of lobbying, a new report found.
BY TOLUSE OLORUNNIPA
HERALD/TIMES TALLAHASSEE BUREAU

TALLAHASSEE — Florida has some of the nation’s most expansive open records policies, but its Sunshine Law does not adequately regulate the sometimes shadowy role of lobbyists, according to a national report released Monday.

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Robocall targets Miami Beach commissioner

An anonymous robocall is targeting a Miami Beach commissioner, who says he is under fire because he wants to fire the city manager.

BY DSMILEY@MIAMIHERALD.COM
BY DAVID SMILEY

A Miami Beach commissioner has been accused of violating Florida’s Sunshine laws, and somebody really wants people to know.

An anonymous robocall apparently referencing the issue has been going around for days . . . → Read More: Robocall targets Miami Beach commissioner