Miami Herald: Bondi calls $10k bill for public records ‘indefensible’

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Attorney General Pam Bondi said it was “indefensible” that the state gave  state Sen. Mike Fasano a  $10,000 estimate for collecting public records regarding Florida pension  investments.

“I’ve lost sleep over this bill,” Bondi told State Board of Administration  Director Ash Williams.

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Sunshine State News: Pam Bondi on public records, her respect for transparency in government

BY NANCY SMITH

Transparency in state government has little hope if the attorney general isn’t on board.

Florida is fortunate. Pam Bondi, the Sunshine State’s attorney general, most definitely is. She was anxious last week to talk about her respect for the First Amendment and Florida’s open government laws. And her conversation with me about them (video below) . . . → Read More: Sunshine State News: Pam Bondi on public records, her respect for transparency in government

Sunshine Recognitio​n Luncheon: Seats still available!

As you know, the First Amendment Foundation sponsors an annual Sunshine Recognition Luncheon during the legislative session.  The Sunshine Recognition Luncheon honors previous winners of the Pete Weitzel/Friend of the First Amendment Award, and is a great opportunity to associate your organization with the Foundation’s efforts, to invite your local legislators to lunch, and to reinforce . . . → Read More: Sunshine Recognitio​n Luncheon: Seats still available!