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Here’s Our Second Shot At Legalizing Florida Medical Marijuana

Here’s Our Second Shot At Legalizing Florida Medical Marijuana

mag813 November 8, 2016 0

Florida voters have a second chance to approve a state amendment legalizing medical marijuana for ailments including glaucoma, AIDS and post-traumatic stress disorder, after narrowly rejecting a similar measure two years ago. The legislature

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Marijuana Businesses Across The Nation Fund Pro-Medical Marijuana Bid in Florida

Marijuana Businesses Across The Nation Fund Pro-Medical Marijuana Bid in Florida

mag813 November 4, 2016 0

Out-of-state-donors, including some prominent marijuana businesses, have pumped money into the campaign to legalize medical marijuana in Florida, underscoring the high-stakes fight in that state. Of the three states – Florida, Arkansas and North Dakota

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Utility Companies Drop Millions On Last-Ditch Effort To Pass Deceptive Florida Solar Initiative

Utility Companies Drop Millions On Last-Ditch Effort To Pass Deceptive Florida Solar Initiative

mag813 November 2, 2016 0

On Tuesday, former Florida Senator and Gov. Bob Graham (D) added his voice to the growing chorus against Florida’s Amendment 1, which asks voters to support a utility-backed initiative that could make it more

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Travel: This Haunted Road Trip Will Lead You To The Scariest Places In Florida

Travel: This Haunted Road Trip Will Lead You To The Scariest Places In Florida

mag813 October 27, 2016 0

Halloween is right around the corner. If you’re looking for a fun way to spend Haloween, why not try a haunted road trip? We’ve got several of Florida’s most haunted spots mapped out for

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Florida’s Deceptive Solar Amendment… What You Need To Know Before You Vote

Florida’s Deceptive Solar Amendment… What You Need To Know Before You Vote

mag813 October 26, 2016 0

Solar companies usually back solar amendments. But they have all lined up solidly against Florida’s Amendment 1 — “Rights of Electricity Consumers Regarding Solar Energy Choice,” which, despite its title, is not about consumer rights or

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How the Feds Will Spend $1 Billion to “Protect America” From Zika

How the Feds Will Spend $1 Billion to “Protect America” From Zika

mag813 October 4, 2016 0

The Senate finally approved funding for fighting the Zika virus last week, seven months after President Obama asked for it, and $800 million short. The disease, which is spread by mosquitos and can cause

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Study: Florida Could Have 33 Million Residents By 2070

Study: Florida Could Have 33 Million Residents By 2070

mag813 September 21, 2016 0

Florida could grow to more than 33 million residents by 2070, and the percentage of the state that is developed could jump from less than 20 percent to 33 percent, according to a new

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New Poll Shows 70% of Floridians Support Medical Marijuana Amendment

New Poll Shows 70% of Floridians Support Medical Marijuana Amendment

mag813 September 7, 2016 0

A medical marijuana ballot initiative continues to enjoy strong support from Floridians. A Public Policy Polling survey released Wednesday shows 70 percent of likely Florida voters said they supported the 2016 ballot initiative. That’s

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Floridians Overwhelmingly Support Solar In Tuesday Vote

Floridians Overwhelmingly Support Solar In Tuesday Vote

mag813 September 1, 2016 0

Solar advocates finally got a win in the Sunshine State on Tuesday, as voters approved a measure to get rid of property taxes on solar equipment. With more than 1,970,000 Floridians checking ‘yes,’ the measure,

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State of Emergency Declared in Florida as Tropical Depression Nine Flooding Begins

State of Emergency Declared in Florida as Tropical Depression Nine Flooding Begins

mag813 August 31, 2016 0

Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency as parts of Florida’s Gulf Coast begin to flood ahead of Tropical Depression Nine, which is currently in the Gulf of Mexico but closing in

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