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Springs bill clears final committee stop with new opposition


House, Senate match on citrus greening but remain apart on environmental spending

New springs bill language revises language objectionable to ag groups, home builders

Bill urging federal support for citrus greening battle flies through House committees

House, Senate apart on spending to battle citrus greening, pests while raises sought for firefighters

Week in Review for April 4, 2014

House, Senate differ sharply over agricultural water spending in their budget proposals

Week in Review for March 21, 2014

Springs bill passage hailed as "major victory" despite funding questions

Draft springs bill would ban new dairy farms and stockyards around springs

Critics: Proposal undermines 2011 law encouraging locals to make growth decisions

Former Sen. Graham details opposition to latest Patronis permitting bill

Bills would extend renewable energy tax exemption to commercial property

Putnam talks agriculture trade, Panama Canal and global finance competition in trip return

Governor recommends $30 million for land-buying; environmentalists want more

Scott says he wants $130 million for Everglades as environmental groups rally for clean water

Putnam backs charitable solicitation bills

Bill encouraging water storage projects on farm lands is moving in Senate

Putnam touts ports, tax cuts during wide-ranging comments

River Life: Policing oyster harvests not always welcome